London, South Kensington
21 November 2001
A FRENCH SILVER JUG
THE LID BEARING MARKS FOR PARIS, 1724, THE BODY VARIOUSLY MARKED WITH CHARGE AND DISCHARGE MARKS AS WELL AS MINERVA MARKS
the pear shaped body with strapwork on a granulated ground, with a leaf capped ivory insulated handle and a spout with a mask below, raised on a conforming foot - 21.5cm (8½in), 27oz.
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