Silver Plated Claret Jug with a Spring Action Operated Hinged Lid

CJUG-65767

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A beautiful Victorian silver plated Claret jug with an unusual mechanical scroll lever handle when squeezed springs the hinged lid open. The mount has been engraved with grape and vine decoration. The cut glass body has exceptional grape and vine engraving with alternate star cut panels. In very good silver plated condition. (Circa 1880).

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£ 285.00

Specifications

MakerEnglish
DateCirca 1880
Height29.2cm (11.5")
Width10.2cm (4")
Width of Base8.25cm (3.25")
Weight1.016g

Description

A beautiful Victorian silver plated Claret jug with an unusual mechanical scroll lever handle when squeezed springs the hinged lid open. The mount has been engraved with grape and vine decoration. The cut glass body has exceptional grape and vine engraving with alternate star cut panels. In very good silver plated condition.