Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 6.7 x 6.7 x 9.5 cm )
Seamed silver mug; cylindrical mug tapering from the applied, reeded band around the rim to the applied, reeded band around the base; three wide, wheel-turned diamond bands around the body; center front engraved with a shield reserve with the initials, "W E L/ 1865" in script in the center; cast, squared, c-scroll handle forked at the lower terminal; stamped "COIN" on the base; no maker's mark.
Gift of Mr. Goodhue Livingston
Inscriptions: engraved around surface with three wheel-turned bands of shaded and hatched diamond chain and diaper patterns; center-front of body also engraved with reserve of shield, draped mantling, and engraved script initials and date: "W E L/ 1865"
Marks: stamped on base: "COIN" and "1"
This child's mug belonged to Walter Eugene Livingston (b. 1862).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.