Antique Silver Shaving Mug Birmingham 1897 Grey Co SOLD

by Louis Wine

Antique Silver Shaving Mug Birmingham 1897 Grey & Co.

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Antique Silver Shaving Mug Birmingham 1897 Grey & Co. In the form of a scuttle. Used by filling the bottom with hot water and thick cream lather in the upper bowl. The cover also has integral fitment for a shaving brush. Original gilded interiors. Fully hallmarked. 6.50 x 4.0 x 3.0 inches. Item weight: 263 grams. Remarkable condition for the age with extremely minor wear mentioned purely for accuracy purposes. Reflections from photography only.

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) in Yorkville Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.