Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug

Antique American Sterling Silver Christening Mug

c. 1830 Philadelphia, USA

Offered by AC Silver

£995 gbp
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This fine antique American sterling silver christening mug has a plain circular rounded form to a collet style foot.

The surface of this fine example of antique silverware is embellished with the contemporary engraved initials ‘R.S. to M.W’.

The collet foot and subtly flared rim of the mug are encircled with an applied gadroon style border.

The mug is fitted with an S scroll handle with a plain thumbpiece.

The hallmarks to the underside of this impressive mug include:

Maker’s mark: J.Curry (John Curry, active between c1825-1850)

City mark: Phila. (Philadelphia, PA)

This antique mug is an uncommon piece of silver due to the rarity of production.

Dimensions

Length from tip of thumbpiece to rim 11.3cm/4.4"

Diameter of rim 8cm/3.1"

Diameter of base 5.7cm/2.2"

Height to top of handle 8.5cm/3.3"

Weight

3.9 troy ounces/121g


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This antique christening mug is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the mug are all very clear.

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: John Curry

Origin: Philadelphia, USA

Date: Circa 1830
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A3358 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 8.50 cm (3.35 inches)
Weight 3.90oz t (121.29g)
Stock Code
A3358
Medium
A fine and interesting antique American sterling silver christening mug; an addition to our christening silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the mug are all very clear.
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