This is a fine Victorian silver-plated claret jug, bearing the makers’ mark of the renowned silversmiths, Elkington of Birmingham and dated 1864.
This claret jug has a charming classical urn shape, stands on an egg and dart decorated circular base, features an elegant waisted neck, hinged lid with a fluted handle.
The body of the claret jug is beautifully engraved with a classical Greek scene of dancing maidens.
The unique quality and design of this claret jug will make it a treasured piece for any discerning collector.
In excellent condition with clear makers marks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 40 x Width 15 x Depth 13
Dimensions in inches:
Height 1 foot, 4 inches x Width 6 inches x Depth 5 inches
Our reference: A1657