Child's mug

Child's mug
Title
Child's mug
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. ( 8.6 x 6.7 x 9.2 cm )
Description 
Seamed silver mug; circular body with straight sides, tapering from the applied, die-rolled foliate baseband to the applied, die-rolled rim; five repoussé bands above the base, one wide repoussé band below the rim; front center engraved, "J G B" in bright-cut script; cast, s-scroll handle; maker's marks stamped on the base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot
Object Number 
1941.1002
Marks 
Inscriptions: engraved at front center: "J G B" in bright-cut script Marks: stamped on base: "E" between two shamrocks (or tied ribbons)
Provenance 
This cup belonged to a member of the Brown family. Mug donated by Adelaide Milton De Groot, part of large donation. Mug believed to have belonged to unknown member of Brown family.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group