London, South Kensington
13 December 2007
A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER BEER JUG
MARK OF HOWSON BROS. & HOWSON, SHEFFIELD, 1900
Embossed with c-scrolls, part fluting and beading - 8 ins.(18cm.) 28 ozs.
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