Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug

WANG HING & CO. (worked from c.1900)

Antique Chinese Export Silver Christening Mug

c. 1890 Hong Kong

Offered by AC Silver

£695 gbp
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This fine antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) christening mug has a plain cylindrical bulbous form onto a circular spreading collet foot.

The cylindrical upper portion of the body is plain and unembellished, with a flared rim.

The lower bulbous portion of the body is ornamented with impressive embossed fluted and batwing ornamentation in a swirl design.

This fine example of antique silverware is fitted with a silver bamboo stem effect handle.

The hallmarks to the underside of this solid silver mug include:

Maker's mark: WH (Wang Hing & Company)

Silver quality/purity mark: 90 (90 standard, 900/1000)

Character maker: Untraced

Dimensions

Length from back of handle to lip 9.9cm/3.9"

Diameter of rim 6.1cm/2.4"

Diameter of body 6.8cm/2.7"

Diameter of foot 4.9cm/1.9"

Height 7cm/2.8"

Weight

3 troy ounces/94.6g


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This antique christening mug is a very good gauge of silver, very good

quality and in very good condition.

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Wang Hing & Co.

Origin: Hong Kong, China

Date: Circa 1890
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A1755 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
A1755
Medium
A very good and impressive antique Chinese Export Silver christening mug; an addition to our diverse silver christening collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside are all very clear.
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