+44 (0) 191 240 2645

Free delivery on all silverware and jewellery

[email protected]
American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830
American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830 American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830

American Sterling Silver Christening Mug - Antique Circa 1830

£1,445.00

A fine and interesting antique American sterling silver christening mug; an addition to our christening silverware collection

SKU A3358

This fine antique American silver christening mug, in sterling standard, has a plain circular rounded form to a collet style foot.


The surface of this fine example of antique silverware is embellished with the contemporary engraved initials 'R.S. to M.W'.


The collet foot and subtly flared rim of the mug are encircled with an applied gadroon style border.


The American silver mug is fitted with an S scroll handle with a plain thumbpiece.


The hallmarks to the underside of this impressive mug include:

Maker's mark: J.Curry (John Curry, active between c1825-1850)

City mark: Phila. (Philadelphia, PA)


This antique mug is an uncommon piece of silver due to the rarity of production.


Read the brief history of silver christening gifts


This antique American silver christening mug is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent condition.

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


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.


Length from tip of thumbpiece to rim 11.3cm/4.4"

Diameter of rim 8cm/3.1"

Diameter of base 5.7cm/2.2"

Height to top of handle 8.5cm/3.3"


3.9 troy ounces/121g


Proud Members of

International Federation of Art and Antique Dealer Associations CINOA
LAPADA THE ASSOCIATION OF ART & ANTIQUES DEALERS
National Association of Jewellery UK's trade association NAJ