Gill capacity pewter christening mug by Gaskell & Chambers, Birmingham


Imperial gill capacity christening mug by Gaskell & Chambers of Birmingham their crowned X over Y in a triangle inside the base. The body form is known as "U and 2-band", has two sets of 3 incised lines to drum, and is a very squat example of its type. Has an attractive curved handle and erect thumbrest. In excellent condition, with medium-light grey original surface patina, and nice oxide shading. Capacity 5 fl oz = 1 gill. 3” tall, with 2⅜” diameter base. 176g weight. REF: C3665