Mid 19th Century Antique Victorian Silver Gilt Christening Mug London 1853 John S Hunt

£ 1,250.00

A rare and extremely collectable naturalistic designed christening mug.

 

Description

A rare and extremely collectable naturalistic designed christening mug retailed for Hunt & Roskell late Storr & Mortimer.  The mug has elegant applied grape and vine decoration set on a matt background for contrast.  The centre front has a silver shield cartouche.

 

Weight:  5.6 troy ounces/177 grams

Height:  3 inches/7.5cm

Width:  4.25 inches/10.5cm (front of rim to back of handle)

Diameter:  3.2 inches/8cm (bowl)

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Price:  £1250