George Wickes (British, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk 1698–1761 Thurston, Suffolk)
Overall (confirmed): 2 5/8 × 7 1/8 in., 12 oz. 19 dwt. (6.7 × 18.1 cm, 402.495g)
Gift of Louise and David Braver, 2006
Not on view
Inscription: engraved with the arms of Sneyd impaling Bagot for Ralph Sneyd and Barbara Wagstaffe Bagot, (m. 1749) of Keele Hall, Staffordshire.
Scratched twice on underside HE
Marking:  h (London date letter for 1743–44);  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  GW a crown above (maker's mark for George Wickes).