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George VI Coronation Twin Handle Beer Tankard 1937

Heading : A George VI coronation twin handle beer mug
Period : Made for the coronation of George VI held on 12th May 1937
Origin : England 
Colour : Clear 
Bowl : Engraved with crown above royal cipher and year 1937 set within a cartouche of cut and polished oak leaves and acorns opposite rose, shamrock and thistle
Foot : Thick conical
Pontil : Polished
Glass Type : Lead crystal
Size :  14.5cm height,  10.0 cm diameter bowl, 8.5cm diameter foot 
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks , just a few small scratches adjacent to the thistle
Restoration : None 
Weight:  871 grams 

One and a quarter pints , 5 gills if you prefer, with room for the head on a beer

This is the first such example that we have seen. All cuts have been acid polished, a sign of quality.

 

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  • Product Code: 20040957
  • Availability: Sold
  • £90.00

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