1911 Grimwades King George V Coronation Beaker

PRICE: £32.00
CONDITION: Excellent
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This attractive pottery beaker was made by Grimwades in 1911 to celebrate the Coronation of King George V and Queen Mary.

The design incorporates twin oval polychrome pictures of King George V and Queen Mary set into oval frames surmounted by The Imperial State Crown and flanked by the British flags. On the reverse is the Royal Coat of Arms..

The beaker has a gilt lined rim,  it is 3 3/4"- 90mm tall and has the Grimwades  backstamp on the base.It is in good condition without any chips,cracks or age crazing.
Provenance

This mug is from the collection of Peter Lockton CBE who was an avid collector of Royal Commemoratives and the author of "Royal Commemorative Mugs and Beakers" published in 2001 by Tuckwell Press (ISBN 1 862 32 270 8)
A photo of this actual beaker is in the book on page 77 Fig.5.03.
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