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Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme     Order Form     Request more information
Reference: S1983
Period: George VI
Year: 1947
Silversmith: Mappin and Webb
Place: Sheffield
Price: $ 880.00
Weight: 210 grams
Dimensions: 9.6 cm diameter, height 6.4 cm
Condition: Excellent.

Description: A delightful sterling silver Christening bowl or porringer, decorated with the "Three Bears" of Goldilocks fame walking past engraved trees. The bowl is good quality, quite heavy, the bears are cast and applied, the detail is lovely. The bowl is engraved "Mappin & Webb Ltd, London & Sheffield", and all the hallmarks are excellent. Mappin and Webb was founded in 1859, it still exists today and is one of Britain's most prestigious brands. In addition to Royal Warrants, Mappin and Webb are the Crown Jeweller. The was produced just after the end of World War II, silver was very cheap, items from this period are often heavy and superb quality. One of the nicest Christening present a baby could hope to receive. Note - we have 2 matching items, a plate and mug, S 1981 and S1982.
Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
Sterling silver christening bowl - 3 bears, nursery rhyme,

Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
three bears silver bowl

Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
sterling silver porringer- back

Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
Base of silver christening bowl

Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
Mappin & Webb sheffield silver hallmarks

Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
silver Handle detail

Sterling Silver Christening Bowl or Porringer - Mappin & Webb, Nursery Rhyme
Solid silver bowl, nursery rhyme, scale

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