Antique Silver George III Mug made in 1776

GBP 1,600.00

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Object Description

A fine George III period mug of plain unembellished baluster form. The mug stands on a circular domed spreading foot.
This antique silver mug is fitted with an impressive cast, an opposing scroll handle with a chased leaf decorated thumbpiece and a bifurcating scrolling lower terminal.
This mug is in lovely condition and is made by the celebrated lady silversmith, Hester Bateman.
The mug was made in the year of the signing of the American Treaty of Independence.
Capacity approximately 425 ml (.75 UK pints)
Dimensions: height 12.25 cm, diameter of opening 7.6 cm; weight 9.39 troy oz.

Object History

Date 1776
Made By Hester Bateman
Location London

Object Condition

Lovely condition

Object Details

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