To send a message simply fill out the form below.
Enquiry from Online Galleries regarding "Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Barrel Christening Mug"
|If you do NOT want to receive newsletters from us regarding the antiques trade, please UNCHECK this box.|
To send this page to a friend, fill out the form below..
Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
The body of this impressive antique christening mug is embellished with two broad bands of tooled and wigglework decoration replicating the details of the bilge and quarter hoops, in addition to vertical markings reproducing the individual staves.
The decoration to the mug incorporates a vacant circular cartouche to the anterior surface.
The mug is fitted with a large plain faceted opposing scroll handle accented with an incurved thumbpiece.
This exceptional mug retains the original gilded interior.
The underside of the mug bears the retailer's mark 'Wordlet & Co, Liverpool'.
This exceptional example of christening silverware was crafted by the renowned London silversmith George William Adams of Chawner & Co.
Length from back of handle to rim 10cm/3.9"
Diameter of body 6.2cm/2.4"
5.1 troy ounces/160g
View video (simply copy and paste the below URL into your browser)
ITEM VIDEO URL https://youtu.be/agIDcVjmo7g
FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.
Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.
INSURANCE IN TRANSIT
Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.
All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of Victorian silverware.
Origin: London, England
|Width||7.60 cm||(2.99 inches)|
35B St Georges Terrace
Tyne & Wear