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1870 Victorian Hallmarked Solid Silver 1/2 Pint Tankard Christening Mug 230g (1 of 9)
Shires Antiques
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1870 Victorian Hallmarked Solid Silver 1/2 Pint Tankard Christening Mug 230g

REF: 2854 / LA460768
£325
€380
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Description
Extremely heavy Victorian Hallmarked solid silver 1/2 pint tankard or christening mug. Full London hallmark with the date letter for 1870 and the makers mark for Frederick Crockford and Charles Hickson Trading As Mappin Brothers. Palin conical shape with a good sized C shape handle. Made from heavy gauge silver so that the weight is what you'd normally expect for a pint tankard. Holds just over 1/2 pint. The silver weight is 230 grams, a massive weight for a mug this size. Apologies for any reflections in the pictures, these are not marks in the silver. No engraving to any part of the mug. Will be delivered in a tissue lined gift box. Happy to answer any questions.
measurements
Weight:
230 g
Stands 3 1/2 inches 9 cm tall, 2 11/16 inches 6.9 cm in diameter at the top rim and 3 inches 7.5 cm at the bottom rim, It's 4 1/2 inches 11.4 cm handle to rim.
declaration
Shires Antiques has clarified that the 1870 Victorian Hallmarked Solid Silver 1/2 Pint Tankard Christening Mug 230g (LA460768) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1870
condition
Excellent condition, no damage or repairs. A few surface marks from it's 150 years of life but no damage or repairs.
location
This 1870 Victorian Hallmarked Solid Silver 1/2 Pint Tankard Christening Mug 230g is located in United Kingdom