George IV Cast Silver "Five Topers" Wine Label 'SHERRY'

EDWARD FARRELL, LONDON 1827
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A fine and rare George IV large heavy cast silver Wine Label pierced for Sherry, the design known as the "Five Topers" depicts five Dutchman in various attitudes surrounding the cartouche shaped label, drinking, smoking, and generally enjoying themselves - possibly after a painting by the Dutch artist W.Teniers.

By Edward Farrell, London, 1827.

Sold - £1500.00

Condition
In fine condition with no damage or repair
Dimensions
H
60  mm (2.36 inches)
W
78  mm (3.07 inches)
Weight
70.00 Grams (2.25 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
TRS141117
Medium
Silver
Literature
See: Wine Labels 1730-2003, by John Salter page 76, fig 291, for a similar example