A superior solid silver Christening Mug in super antique collector's condition clearly hallmarked Sheffield 1912, along with the Lion Passant indicating fine sterling, and showing the silver maker's mark: James Deakin & Sons. The design features a handsome fluted pattern to the lower half of the shaped body and has a flared rim. It stands on an attractive pedestal foot and has a lovely scroll handle to one side. The interior has a light gilt wash finish, further enhancing the appearance. The Mug bears no engraving. The lovely fluid shape is perfectly balanced and feels nice in the hand . A superb piece of the finest quality associated with a fine maker.
Lovely gift for new baby!
Hallmarks: Sheffield 1912, by James Deakin & Sons.
Condition: Super collector's condition.
Height to top of handle: 9.5 cm
Width including handle: 8.7 cm
Depth: 6 cm
Weight: 90 grams
Weights and measurements are approximate.