557. Antique Scottish Edinburgh Sterling Silver Loving Cup Quaich Whiskey Brandy 1898

An exceptionally fine quality example of a heavy gauge Sterling Silver Scottish Two Handle Loving Cup or Quaich of traditional twin handle circular form. Late Nineteenth Century 

Mark of Hamilton & Inches. Leith Street, Edinburgh 

Hallmark Edinburgh 1898 

Weight: (an impressive) 3.4ozs. (94grams). 

Condition: Good condition with no imperfections or engravings. 

Height: (entire including frame) 1.25" (3.25cm). Width: (entire including handles) 5.25” (13.5cm). Depth: 3.25” (8cm).  

Shipped to Terre Haute, Indiana, USA.

Affordable fixed charge Worldwide Store to door shipping offered. 

The Quaich, a two handled loving cup, is an ancient Scottish tradition that seals the bond of two people, and marks the blending of two families. It symbolizes the love and trust implied by the bond, as the new couple shares the first drink of their marriage together.