13 - 14 June 2002
A Victorian silver-mounted glass claret-jug
Mark of Charles Thomas Fox and George Fox, London 1852
Baluster form, on textured circular foot, the opaque white and mottled brown glass encased in a silver vine with water-lilies, leaves and tendrils, the handle formed as a textured twig entwined with similar flowers and foliage, marked on base and in several places on vines and foliage
13in. (33cm.) high to handle
John Alexander, 4th Marquess of Bath (1831-1896), Longleat, Wiltshire and by descent at Longleat.
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1896 Inventory (4th Marquess' Heirlooms), Plate, 'Frosted glass ice watre jug with silver foliage and flowers'.
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