Lot 3122
Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Christening Cup
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1854-1869 hallmark, engraved to the front "(illegible) Ruggles Weld, Jr. / From His / Aunt Anna / November 26th, 1856," barrel form with beaded edge to pedestal foot and rim.

4.5 in.

5.6 troy oz.

The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC. Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.

Minor scattered denting.