Channel Islands Lidded Guernesey Measure

This two-quart Channel Islands measure is unmarked except for the excise marks on the heart-shaped lid.W. Gill Wylie in his book PEWTER MEASURE FOR MEASURE identifies the marks as the excise marks of Edward and George II. King George II was the King of Britain from 1727-1760. Note the acorn finials on the lid hinge. There are a few small dents on the measure but considering the age, this measure is in excellent condition. Height 12".(MLS)
List Price:$350
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