Superb Antique Irish Dublin Solid Silver Tankards
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Superb Antique Irish Dublin Solid Silver Tankards:
Here are three antique irish solid silver pint tankards,each one bares a dublin hallmark two are dated 1911 and one is dated 1912,two of them have the same makers name of weir and sons of dublin,the other one bares a makers name of thomas walker,the tankards all have a horse racing connection all of them are engraved and were given to the winner all to the same man here are the names of the horses dates and winners he rode on each tankard
1910 NEW ABBEY WINNERS RIDDEN BY MR L.L. FIRTHHORSES NAMES: KINGS PARK SILVER DRAKE
1911 NEW ABBEY WINNERS RIDDEN BY MR L.L. FIRTHHORSES NAMES: PEARLO MEATH SYCANDRA
1912 NEW ABBEY WINNERS RIDDEN BY MR L.L. FIRTHHORSES NAMES MERRY-GO FAIREST PRIMROSEThe tankards are in good condition for there age,all have clear hall marks the thomas walker tankard weighs 407 grams, the two weir and sons tankards each weigh 390 grams,they all have a nice stepped foot to the base and nice thick scrolled handles with a little heart terminating at the end, the dimensions are width at the base just over 4 inches or 11cm, width at the top just over 3 inches or 8cm,and the height nearly 5 and a half inches or 13 and a half cm,
these tankards are quality items and they all belong together quite unusual they have remained together for over a century you dont see many of these around nice pieces