A half-pint two-band tavern mug, circa 1690
Lot 46
A rare half-pint two-band tavern mug, circa 1690
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,249) inc. premium
Auction Details
A half-pint two-band tavern mug, circa 1690 A half-pint two-band tavern mug, circa 1690
Lot Details
A rare half-pint two-band tavern mug, circa 1690
The truncated cone body with two fillets and simple lip, centre of body engraved with the monogram W A flanked by stylized leaves, S-curve handle with boot-heel terminal, height 9.1cm

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Purchased Robin Bellamy, 1979.

    Literature: Illustrated Journal of the Pewter Society, Vol. 7, No. 3, Spring 1990, p. 99, (group photograph bottom left).
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