A large Art Deco silver presentation Quaich hallmarked Glasgow 1934
This is a large and rare Art Deco Scottish silver presentation Quaich made by J.R. & W. laing (stamped on the bottom) and hallmarked Glasgow, 1934.
It has a plain circular form with lug handles.
The imposing size of this Quaich lends itself to being offered as a presenation piece where an engraving can be added to the exteriour of the bowl.
Additional Product Information:
The word Quaich comes form the Gaelic word "cuach" (cup or bowl). It is often referred to as a friendship or love cup generally with two handles although 3 or 4 handle quaiches have been made. Sharing the cup demonstrates a trust between 2 individuals or groups of people. You can fill the cup with a drink of your choice however it is usually whisky.
In excellent condition.
Height - 9 cms
Bowl diameter - 19.5 cms
Width handle to handle - 30 cms
Width at Base - 9 cms
Weight - 523 grms
This Quaich will be supplied in a presentation box.