Victorian sterling silver christening mug. Made by Thomas Bradbury & J. Henderson in London in 1880. Stepped foot, scrolled bracket handle, and molded rim. Flowers, foliage, and scrolls surrounding curved and scalloped triangular frames inset with palm trees, elephants, and giraffes. One frame vacant for engraving the name of the greatest animal of all. Hallmark includes retailer's name James Muirhead & Sons in Glasgow. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 4 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 4.8 troy ounces. BM783