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Antique Glass & Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug

Ref: A4875 / LA51271

£1,595

$2,063 - €1,851

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Description

This exceptional antique Edwardian glass and sterling silver claret jug has a circular rounded form onto a circular spreading foot.

The upper portion of the plain glass body is fitted with a fine and impressive sterling silver hallmarked mount with a waisted neck and retains the original hallmarked hinged cover.

The cover is surmounted with a simplified scrolling leaf decorated thumbpiece.

The lower portion of this silver mount, in addition to the undulating rim and lip are encompassed with impressive applied bead decorated borders.

This antique claret jug is fitted with a plain narrow loop style handle embellished with graduating bead ornamentation to the sides.

This impressive jug is supported by an impressive hallmarked sterling silver foot encompassed with further applied bead decoration.

The underside of the jug bears the retailer's mark 'West & Son'.

Maker: W & C Sissons (Walter & Charles Sissons)
Date: 1902
Origin: Sheffield, England

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Measurements

Length from back of handle to tip of spout 12cm/4.7"
Diameter of body 10cm/3.9"
Diameter of foot 7.6cm/3"
Height to top of thumbpiece 27cm/10.6"

Declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the glass and sterling silver mounted claret jug (A4875 / LA51271) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1902.

Condition

The mounts of this antique claret jug are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in excellent condition. The claret jug has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The glass is in perfect condition. Full hallmarks struck to the surface and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover, in addition to the underside of the foot are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of Edwardian silverware.

Delivery

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. Purchases will be sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery, Royal Mail Parcel Force, Royal Mail International Signed For, or FedEx. Other delivery providers may be used in extenuating circumstances. Delivery Time UK: Approx. 2-3 working days. Worldwide: Approx. 5-7 working days.

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