A GEORGE III SILVER COW CREAMER, JOHN SCHUPPE, LONDON, 1773
of large size, realistically modeled, hinged cover chased with flowers, cast fly finial
marked underneath body
length 8 in.
Several small dings and bruises throughout. The mouth with heavier denting and splits. One horn dented down. The cover doesn't close flush. The udder with small repair where spigot previously attached.
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