1949 WWII era Military RAF Malaysia ID'd as JEG Hancock, Engraved Pewter Tankard

  • £85.00


#AD389 Engraved Pewter Tankard for 1949 RAF Tug of War event in Malaysia

 

An old inscribed 70 year old pewter tankard, dated 1949, see photos. 
Inscription reads:
J.E.G Hancock
R.A.F Task Force
KUALA LUMPUR
MALAYA
S.H.Q. Tug of War
11.5.49

Condition is just as seen. It has a slightly irregular bottom rim and a soft ding around top as seen in last photo. It was found in Devon, England, was this soldier a Devon boy? 

The clear maker's mark on the bottom is for the manufacturer: Kris Pewter, Malaya.

Size: Tapers from 3 inch each diameter top rim to 3.5 inch diameter bottom rim, 4.25 inches high

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