This is a truly stunning Scottish Victorian silver-plated claret jug, bearing the makers’ mark of the renowned silversmiths, Walter Crichton, Edinbrough circa 1850 in date.
This magnificent claret jug has a charming rounded shape, stands on an elegant circular base and features an elegant waisted neck and hinged lid.
It has exceptional engraved foliate decoration throughout the body and a finely chased handle with foliate motifs to the top.
The body of the claret jug has a beautifully engraved vacant cartouche to the centre, which could be perfect for inscribing your initials, company logo or family crest.
The underside of the claret jug has the makers’ marks ‘WR C’ for Walter Crichton, Edinburgh.
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 35 x Width 14 x Depth 16
Dimensions in inches:
Height 13.8 x Width 5.5 x Depth 6.3
Our reference: A1180