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Lot #534
Sold For$1,400.00(hammer price)
 $1,680.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJanuary 20, 2016


JOSEPH RICE COIN SILVER TANKARD Baltimore or Savannah, Georgia, Late 18th/Early 19th Century
Gently tapering cylindrical body with two registers of engraved bands. Hollow handle. Inscribed Eliza Bacon". Marked "I RICE" twice on underside. Height 4".
Approx. 9.1 troy oz."


Does not retain original skin/patina (recently dipped). Seams visible. Handle may not be original, or has been removed and re-applied. Age-typical surface wear.

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