Royal Navy HMS Ceres 1948 SilverplateTankard
Approximately 5 inches tall with a diameter of 3 3/4 inches across the top. Engraved on one side:
“Presented to The Wardroom Mess H.M.S. Ceres by the Sub-Lieutenants Course Aug. to Nov. 1948.” HMS Ceres was the Supply and Secretariat training school at Wetherby, Yorkshire, between 1946 and 1958. The tankard is well marked on the bottom. It has an extensive and dark uncleaned patina. Very good condition.