Georgian Cream Pail, 1749
Cream Pail - Coopered Bucket with Swing Handle - London 1749 by Edward Aldridge - 6.5cm diameter; approx. 8.5cm high with handle up; 4.2cm high to rim; 76g - FG/7532</p>
Of coopered bucket form, this lovely mid-18th century silver cream pail was made by one of the most prominent silversmiths specialising in small hollowware (mostly baskets). It has an oval lattice work swing handle and a discreet set of engraved initials to one side.
The underside of the base is stamped with a full set of hallmarks including the mark of Edward Aldridge. This Georgian silver cream pail is in fine condition throughout.