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The body of this impressive large barrel beer mug is embellished with three broad bands of tooled decoration replicating the details of the bilge and quarter hoops.
The mug is fitted with a large plain faceted opposing scroll handle accented with a leaf design to the upper plateau.
The underside of the mug bears the engraved name/inscription 'W. Walker'.
This large antique mug has a fine colour and patination**.
* Imperial quart = 2 pints/1.14 litres
** Patination or Patina is a subtle colouration or tarnish which forms on the surface of some metals, produced by oxidation or other chemical processes. A good patina proffers an aesthetically pleasing look.
Length from back of handle to rim 15.5cm/6.1"
Diameter of rim 9.2cm/3.6"
Diameter of body 10cm/3.9"
18.9 troy ounces/588g
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The tooled decoration is very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mug are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of Georgian silverware.
Origin: London, England
35B St Georges Terrace
Tyne & Wear