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Antique Victorian George I Style Sterling Silver Wine Ewer
Offered by AC Silver
The lower portion of the large body is embellished with impressive applied fluted style decoration with alternating fancy incurved terminals.
The upper portion of the Victorian ewer is embellished with an applied girdle style design which connects an impressive shell motif from terminal of the handle and the exceptional textured, splayed fluted and scrolling leaf design to the underside of the flared lip.
The decoration to the body incorporates the contemporary bright cut engraved crest* depicting a cross crosslet fitchée surmounted by a sword in saltire proper, above the motto 'Crux mihi grata quies' - the cross gives me welcome rest.
This magnificent silver wine ewer is fitted with an exceptional and impressive chased decorated elevated, opposing scroll handle accented with large single leaf designs.
The interior of the jug features the original gilding.
The underside of the impressive Victorian piece bears the retailer's mark 'Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ltd, 112 Regent Street W'.
This magnificent Victorian ewer, crafted by the renowned London silversmiths Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, is a superior gauge of silver for its type.
* This crest pertains to Scottish Clan Adam.
Length from back of handle to tip of lip 26cm/10.2"
Diameter of foot 14cm/5.5"
Height to top of handle 33cm/13"
Height to tip of lip 28cm/11"
62 troy ounces/1928g
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The chased and applied decoration is very sharp and the bright cut engraved crest is very crisp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the body are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of Victorian silverware.
Origin: London, England
35B St Georges Terrace
Tyne & Wear