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Sterling Silver Christening Mug by Edward & John Barnard - Antique Victorian

A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver christening mug made by Edward & John Barnard; an addition to our silver christening collection

SKU: W8094

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Sterling Silver Christening Mug by Edward & John Barnard - Antique Victorian
Sterling Silver Christening Mug by Edward & John Barnard - Antique Victorian


This fine antique Victorian sterling silver christening mug has a cylindrical form.

The body of the antique silver christening mug is ornamented with a fine and impressive bright cut engraved scrolling motif bordered oval panel to either side depicting a floral and foliate arrangement to one and fruiting ornamentation to the other.

The decoration to the body incorporates a bordered vacant cartouche to the centre.

The upper rim and base are encircled with fine and impressive applied bead decorated borders.

The antique silver christening mug is fitted with an impressive opposing scroll handle with chased leaf decorated thumbpiece and sockets.

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

This exceptional mug was crafted by the renowned London silversmiths Edward & John Barnard.

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Date: 1860


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

The applied and chased decoration is very sharp and the bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface have wear in keeping with age and location, but remain legible.

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


Length from back of thumbpiece to rim 10.7cm/4.2"

Diameter of rim 6.7cm/2.6"

Diameter of base 7.2cm/2.8"

Height to top of thumbpiece 9.5cm/3.7"


5.2 troy ounces/162g

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