A fine antique George V English sterling silver christening mug; part of our christening silverware collection
This fine Georgian sterling silver christening mug has a circular rounded tapering form onto a spreading circular foot.
The mug is embellished with applied strap work decoration.
The shaped scrolling handle is ornamented with an acanthus leaf decorated thumb piece.
This antique christening mug is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent condition.
This George V mug has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.
The applied decoration is very crisp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the body are all clear.
Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of Georgian silverware
Height to rim 8.8cm/3.4"
Diameter of top 6.7cm/2.6"
Length from back of handle to rim 9.5cm/3.75"
4.2 troy ounces / 129.4 grams
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