Arts & Crafts bronze loving cup & w/c
Rare Arts & Crafts survivor in the form of a medieval style, very well patinated bronze three handled tyg/loving cup with its original watercolour design, by Walter J Stockwin. Both pieces signed and the watercolour also has the "ESK" ( Examined South Kensington) embossed stamp.
Walter Stockwin was a Birmingham School (born Aston, Warwickshire) metalwork/craftsman.
He won a bronze medal for this design in 1903.
Ref: Board of Education, South Kensington; National Competition 1903.