Sterling silver Champagne tankards, 1939
Price Code: SOLD
E W Haywood of Birmingham.
A set of six unusual and perfectly proportioned silver Champagne tankards, each of approximately half-pint capacity, with a tapered body and swept handle, each tankard with a clear glass base. Hallmarked E.W.H and bearing Birmingham marks for 1939. During the inter-war years it became the fashion for London society to enjoy Champagne in chilled, Sterling silver tankards such as these. Complete with a bespoke, pigskin presentation case.
Height of each tankard: 3½ inches (9 cm)
Diameter at base: 3½ inches (9 cm).
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