A Wigan Pre-Imperial straight-sided mug, 6 gill capacity, circa 1780
Lot 183
A Wigan pre-Imperial straight-sided mug, 6 gill capacity, circa 1780
Sold for £137 (US$ 230) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Wigan and North of England Mugs: Lots 180 - 184
A Wigan pre-Imperial straight-sided mug, 6 gill capacity, circa 1780
The plain body with hallmarks to collar, double-curve handle with fish-tail terminal, hallmarks to collar and inside base of William Bolton, Wigan, (w.1762-1789), (OP 5479, PS 11287), capacity 30 fl.oz, height 12.5cm; together with a Wigan pre-Imperial plain straight-sided mug, three gill capacity circa 1780, with double-curve handle with fish-tail terminal, hallmarks to collar and inside base of William Bolton, capacity 15.3 fl.oz., height 11.3cm; and a Wigan pre-Imperial plain straight-sided mug,, circa 1780, hallmarks to collar and inside base again of William Bolton, single-curve handle with lower flush attachment, capacity 14 fl.oz., height 11.3cm (3)
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