Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug
Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug

JOHN GRINSELL & SONS, (worked c.1864-1937)

Antique Victorian Design Style Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted Claret Jug

1899 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,195 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian glass and sterling silver claret jug has a circular rounded, globular form.

The elevated cylindrical neck is fitted with a fine and impressive plain sterling silver hallmarked mount with the original hallmarked hinged cover.

The anterior surface of the cover is embellished with a contemporary bright cut engraved crest displaying a dove with wings elevated hold in the beak a laurel branch, standing on a column.

The cover is surmounted with a simplified lobed silver thumbpiece.

This antique Victorian claret jug is fitted with a plain angular handle in the iconic Design style; the style of this handle is ahead of its time.

The plain glass body of the jug is ornamented with a star cut base.

Dimensions

Length from back of handle to tip of lip 10.2cm/4"

Diameter 12.5cm/4.9"

Height 19.6cm/7.7"



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This antique sterling silver and glass claret jug is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

There are a few minor surface blemishes to the glass body in keeping with age; this does not detract from the aesthetically pleasing appearance of the jug.

The silver mount has been professionally polished and the jug is in presentation condition.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of Victorian glassware.
Maker: John Grinsell & Sons

Date: 1899

Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A6285 when enquiring about the piece.
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Dimensions
Width 19.60 cm (7.72 inches)
Diameter 12.50 (4.92 inches)
Stock Code
A6285
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver mounted glass claret jug; an addition to our wine and drink related collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mount and part hallmarks to the cover are very clear in keeping with age and location.
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