A pre-Imperial Irish straight-sided mug of Irish pint capacity
Lot 54
A pre-Imperial Irish straight-sided mug of Irish-pint capacity
Sold for £350 (US$ 587) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Irish Mugs: Lots 53 - 65
A pre-Imperial Irish straight-sided mug of Irish-pint capacity
With two equally spaced bands of incised lines to drum, stamped M Murphy 53 City Quay, double-curve handle with fish-tail terminal, maker's stamp inside base of Silvester Savage, Dublin, (w.1788-1827), (PS 8228), capacity 15 fl.oz., height 11cm

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Richard Mundey, purchased 1978.

    Literature: Illustrated D.W.Hall, Irish Pewter A History, pl. 5, p. 14.
Activities
Contacts
  1. David Houlston
    Specialist - Pewter
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    Work 01865 853667
    FaxFax: +44 1865 372 722
Similar items