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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    A VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER-PLATED AND GLASS CLARET JUG

    MARK OF ELKINGTON & CO., BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1870

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER-PLATED AND GLASS CLARET JUG
    MARK OF ELKINGTON & CO., BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1870
    Tapering cylindrical, the glass cut with bands of acroteria, greek key, beading and bellfowers, the silver plated foot ring with greek key border, the neck mount depicting classical figures and horses against a matte ground, the hinged domed cover with masks, acroteria thumbpiece and pinecone finial, with angular, leaf-clad handle, marked under base and on neck mount
    14 1/8 in. (36 cm.) high


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    This lot is offered without reserve.