Overall: 3 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 4 1/4 in. ( 9.8 x 7 x 10.8 cm )
stamped: on base: lion passant in a chamfered rectangle, anchor in a rectangle, "G" in gothic script in a rectangle above "STERLING/ 2805/ J" engraved: center front: "Dudley Davis/ from/ E. F. B./ xmas 1884"
Seamed silver mug; cylindrical body with an applied, reeded rim and an applied band with two rows of holly around the base; center front "Dudley Davis/ from/ E. F. B./ xmas 1884" in script; cast loop handle, reeded grip with a scrolled shield and scallop motifs; maker's marks on the base.
This mug was given to the donor by Ella Frances Baker, sister of the donor's mother, on the occasion of his first Christmas.
Gift of Mr. Dudley Davis in memory of his mother, Marie Antoinette Baker Davis
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