a lovely silver christening mug hallmarked in London in 1889 by the foremost silversmithing families - the Barnards - Walter and John Barnard

Superb Victorian Silver Christening Mug by Walter & John Barnard London 1889

  • Victorian silver christening mug with reeded decoration towards the base sitting on a plain foot. The inside of the mug is gilded. There are no initial so can be engraved with personalised initials.

    Excellent condition with clear hallmarks to the side of the mug. Hallmarked in London in 1889. Made by Walter & John Barnard, part of the Barnard silversmithing family dynasty.

    Height: 9 cms

    Width across mug and handle:   10.5 cms

    Weight: 163 grams

    Condition: Excellent condition commensurate with its age and very light usage. Crisp clear hallmarks.