Victorian silver presentation jug, 1858


A small silver jug of unusual design, just 3 ins tall excluding the handle and weighing around 2 ozs [61 gm]. It is hallmarked for George Unite, Birmingham 1858. The front circular panel is engraved KATE EDITH probably showing that this was intended as a christening present for a girl born during the first years of the Indian Mutiny. nov25/1

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