A Scottish bottle U-shaped mug, circa 1860
Lot 116
A Scottish bottle U-shaped mug, circa 1860
Sold for £312 (US$ 525) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Scottish Mugs and Measures: Lots 107 - 136
A Scottish bottle U-shaped mug, circa 1860
With two triple bands of incised lines to body, S-curve handle with ball and tail terminal, stamped BOTTLE to collar, touchmark inside base of James Moyes, Edinburgh, (w.1841-1891), (OP 3317, PS 6572), height 15.8cm; together with a similar half-bottle example, by the same maker, stamped ½ BOTTLE to collar, Edinburgh verification mark, height 12cm (2)

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  • Provenance: Half-bottle example, The Ken Gordon Collection, private purchase, 1983.
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