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Sterling Silver Christening Mug by Asprey & Co Ltd - Lindisfarne Style - Antique George V

Sterling Silver Christening Mug by Asprey & Co Ltd - Lindisfarne Style - Antique George V

An exceptional, fine and impressive, antique George V English sterling silver christening mug made by Asprey & Co Ltd in the Lindisfarne style; part of our silver christening gifts collection

SKU A6152

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This exceptional antique George V sterling silver christening mug has a bell shaped form onto a circular spreading foot.


The surface of this antique mug has a planished finish.


The upper portion of the mug is encompassed with an applied traditional interlacing Lindisfarne/Celtic style border.


Either side of the body is embellished with a large quatrefoil cross motif with a bead design to each terminal, reflecting the iconic Lindisfarne style.


This mug is fitted with an impressive handle with further chased interlacing designs to the handpiece in addition to a large, simplified cross design to the terminal in junction with the body.


The pedestal and rim of the foot are encirled with chased decorated interlacing designs accented with circular motifs.


This exceptional christening mug was crafted by the renowned silversmiths Asprey & Co Ltd.


Read the brief history of silver christening gifts

Date: 1935

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

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mug are very clear; the maker's mark has wear in keeping with age and location.


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


Length from back of handle to rim 12.1cm/4.8"

Diameter of rim 8.5cm/3.3"

Diameter of foot 6.3cm/2.5"

Height 11.3cm/4.4"


8.2 troy ounces/255g


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