Benjamin Franklin Tankard by Franklin Mint 1978
Regent Antiques has been trading in London for three decades. We specialise in English and Continental antique furniture, silver and porcelain. Our main markets are Europe and North America and we export worldwide. "Benjamin Franklin Tankard" by Franklin Mint 1978. In celebration of the Bicentennial in 1978, The Franklin Mint made this exacting silver plated reproduction of Benjamin Franklin's Tankard made by the renowned Philadelphia silversmith, Elias Boudinet. The original tankard, dating to 1760, is on display at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. This reproduction is authentic in every detail bearing the Franklin family coat of arms in intricate scrollwork and the initials BDF for Benjamin and Deborah Franklin. A true collector's piece, only a limited number of these very rare reproductions were made There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece by any discerning collector. In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation of condition. Benjamin Franklin FRS was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A renowned polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. Take a tour of our London showrooms. Take Piccadilly line to Manor House station. Go to top of escalators and turn left.
Take exit 7 and walk straight on for 10 metres. Manor Warehouse is on the right.
There is car parking available on site. Please make all cheques payable to Regent Antiques. Bank details: Regent Antiques - BBVA - Account: 05701615 - Sort: 23-59-11.
For the best value, we recommend offsetting this cost by purchasing multiple items. The item "Benjamin Franklin Tankard by Franklin Mint 1978" is in sale since Wednesday, May 14, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silver Plate\Other Silver Plate".
The seller is "regentantiquesuk" and is located in London N4 1BX. This item can be shipped worldwide.