A magnificent mid 19th century silver gilt christening mug decorated with beautiful scenes of cherubs picking grapes from a climbing vine shrub which is then set on a matt background for decorative contrast. The mug has a stunning cast naturalistic handle with an outstanding “relaxing figural” thumb piece for design focusing highlights.
Weight: 10.5 troy ounces/328 grams
Height: 5.25 inches/13.3cm
Length: 4.5 inches/11.5cm
Diameter: 3.4 inches/8.5cm
Condition: Excellent throughout