Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug
Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug

HUKIN & HEATH (worked 1855-1953)

Antique Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug

1925 Birmingham

Offered by AC Silver

£3,450 gbp
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This exceptional antique George V sterling silver and blown glass claret jug has been modelled in the form of a duck.

The neck of the impressive original green blown glass body is fitted with an impressive hallmarked English sterling silver mount and shaped spout in the form of a beak.

The mount incorporates a hallmarked hinged cover in the form of the upper portion of the duck’s head.

The cover retains the original bead eyes.

The antique shaped glass body incorporates clear shaped angular handles in the form of raised wings.

This fine and impressive jug is a rare style for such a piece.

Dimensions

Length from back of tail to tip of beak 25.2cm/9.9"

Width 11.6cm/4.6"

Height to top of head 16.5cm/6.5"


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The mount of this antique claret jug is an exceptional gauge of silver, fine quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The glass body and bead eyes are in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface and part hallmarks to the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of antique glassware.
Maker: Hukin & Heath Ltd.

Origin: Birmingham, England

Date: 1925
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A2977 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 16.50 cm (6.50 inches)
Stock Code
A2977
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver mounted blown glass claret jug in the form of a duck; an addition to our wine and drink related collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface and part hallmarks to the cover are all very clear.
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