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SOLD - Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug - Antique George V

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver mounted blown glass claret jug in the form of a duck; an addition to our wine and drink related collection

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SOLD - Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug - Antique George V
SOLD - Blown Glass and Sterling Silver Mounted ‘Duck’ Claret Jug - Antique George V

Description


This exceptional antique George V sterling silver and blown glass claret jug has been modelled in the form of a duck.


The neck of the impressive original green blown glass body is fitted with an impressive hallmarked English sterling silver mount and shaped spout in the form of a beak.


The mount incorporates a hallmarked hinged cover in the form of the upper portion of the duck’s head.


The cover retains the original bead eyes.


The antique shaped glass body incorporates clear shaped angular handles in the form of raised wings.


This fine and impressive jug is a rare style for such a piece.


Date: 1925

Condition


The mount of this antique duck claret jug is an exceptional gauge of silver, fine quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The glass body and bead eyes are in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface and part hallmarks to the cover are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of antique glassware.


Dimensions


Length from back of tail to tip of beak 25.2cm/9.9"

Width 11.6cm/4.6"

Height to top of head 16.5cm/6.5"


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Andrew Campbell started trading in Antique Silver in the 1970's. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
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