An elegant antique sterling silver wine jug with an octagonal form on pedestal foot. Excellent quality and attention to detail. Good gauge silver. The jug is hand engraved all over with crisp, sharp panels of flowers and foliate scrolls. The lid and foot have applied decorative borders and the top is surmounted with a grape vine leaf and bunch of grapes finial. Contains 1500 ml. Weight 901 grams, 28.9 troy ounces. Height 32 cms. Spread 16 cms. London 1845. Maker S.T.