Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style
Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style

ROBERTS & BELK LTD (worked from c.1901)

Antique George VI Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Art Deco Style

1938 Sheffield

Offered by AC Silver

£595 gbp
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This fine antique George VI sterling silver christening mug has a plain bell shaped form onto a circular spreading foot.

One side of the mug is embellished with an unusual and impressive engraved illustration depicting a simplified dining table scene with three characters above the elucidating words ‘Daddy’, ‘Mommy’ and ‘Me’.

The lower portion of the body is embellished with plain stepped decoration in the Art Deco style.

This mug is fitted with an angular Art Deco style handle incorporating a subtly curved tapering thumbpiece.

The underside of the Art Deco style stepped base bears the retailer's mark/icon (Aladdin's lamp) of James Dixon beneath the full hallmarks.

Dimensions

Height to top of thumbpiece 9cm/3.5"

Diameter of rim 6.7cm/2.6"

Diameter of foot 5.2cm/2"

Length from back of handle to front rim 9cm/3.5"

Weight

4.4 troy ounces/136.3g


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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This antique christening mug is an exceptional gauge of silver, fine quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The engraved decoration is all very crisp.

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Roberts & Belk Ltd

Origin: Sheffield, England

Date: 1938
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU W8082 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Weight 4.40oz t (136.84g)
Stock Code
W8082
Medium
A fine and impressive, unusual antique George VI English sterling silver character christening mug in the Art Deco style; an addition to our Art Deco silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarksstruck to the underside of the mug are all very clear.
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