A pair of miniature Scottish silver Quaich made in Edinburgh hallmarked 1923
A fine pair of miniature twinned Scottish silver Quaich hallmarked for Edinburgh and dated 1923.
They would make a perfect gift for a couple. There is room on the side for a small engraving, perhaps an initial(s).
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.
The size of each individual piece:
Height - 3 cms
Bowl diameter - 4 cms
Width handle to handle - 7 cms
Width at Base - 2.5 cms
Weight - 26 grms (combined weight 54) one Quaich is 28 grms
This Quaich will be supplied in a presentation box.