English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet
English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet

English George III Thomas Harper II Sterling Silver Mounted Coconut Goblet

Ref: S1168
Thomas Harper II (London, registered 1806)

This antique, Georgian coconut cup was crafted at a time when coconuts would have been quite a novelty to England, and most-likely brought over by a sailor. The silver mounted decoration would have been done in London by Harper, who converting it into a drinking vessel. Hallmarked: T. H. 

Early 19th century
W 4.5 D 4.5 H 6 in.


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