~ Charles Noke & H. Fenton Royal Doulton George & Mary Silver Jubilee Loving Cup ~
A large loving cup designed by Charles Noke and H. Fenton for Royal Doulton to celebrate the silver jubilee of Kind George V and
Queen Mary circa 1935.
The jug was a limited edition of 1000, this jug numbered 555.
The large, twin handled jug has moulded relief decoration throughout; The front side with a portrait plaque of George and Mary
depicted in profile to the centre surrounded by an array of British symbolic imagery. The reverse with St George mounted on a horse
against a view of Windsor Castle.
The handles are decorated with foliage and banners with dates and British colony names.
The base bears an inscription pertaining to their majesties jubilee (see images) and also with printed Royal Doulton factory marks
and edition number.
The cup comes with its original certificate of authenticity.
~ Dimensions ~
Diameter of 20cm (8 inches) while measuring 27cm (10 ½ inches) across the handles.
It has a height of 25.5cm (10 inches) and weighs 1.98 Kg.
~ Condition ~
The jug is in a superb condition with no cracks, chips or sign of repair.
The certificate is quite worn with some tears and water stains but all information is perfectly legible.