London: B. T. Batsford Ltd, 1929. First Edition. Decorated & gilt-stamped cloth. Quarto (11 3/8" x 9"), maroon cloth with gold lettering & small Thames escutcheon on spine and similar lettering on front cover, profusely illustrated with all known marks and secondary marks of the old pewterers with a series of plates showing the chief types of their wares, 5 folio-sized folding plates with tissue guards at rear, xv, [xvi: frontispiece stamp] + 432 numbered pages + [8: blank] Notes +  Folded "Touch Plates." LARGE & HEAVY: 6 lbs. 8 oz. Near Fine / None. Item #2790
DEFINITIVE illustrated study of the subject.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: tight, bright, clean, solid copy with excellent bright, unfoxed plates. Touch plates are in superb shape and retain tissue guards laid in. Spine faded but completely in tact; very slight color variation on back cover caused by book having been shelved beside a smaller book and sunning effects.