Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug

WILLIAM HUNTER (worked from c.1835)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Christening Mug

1851 London

Offered by AC Silver

£695 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver christening mug has a plain tapering cylindrical form.

The body of this mug is encircled with two fine and impressive broad bands of tooled decoration and an applied moulded border to the rim.

The mug is fitted with an impressive plain faceted angular handle with an incurved shaped thumbpiece.

This exceptional example of antique silverware retains the original gilt interior.


Dimensions

Length from back of handle to rim 8.2cm/3.2"

Diameter of rim 6cm/2.4"

Diameter of base 6.2cm/2.4"

Height 6.7cm/2.6"

Weight

3.1 troy ounces/97.7g


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This antique christening mug is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The tooled and applied decoration is all very sharp.

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

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this example of Victorian silverware.
Maker: William Hunter

Origin: London, England

Date: 1851
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A5078 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A5078
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver christening mug; an addition to our christening gifts silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mug are all very clear.
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