A fine antique German silver and etched glass claret jug in the Art Nouveau style; an addition to our diverse jug collection
This fine claret jug has an acid etched, cyclamen flower design, glass body which has a faceted tapering form and a star cut base.
This claret jug has an impressive hallmarked German silver mount also has a cyclamen flower design in the Art Nouveau style.
The claret jug is fitted with a domed silver cover, embellished with a cyclamen leaf design including a cyclamen leaf finial.
The interior of the cover is silver gilt.
The claret jug is also fitted with a shaped silver handle.
This impressive claret jug is very good quality and in excellent condition.
The glass, apart from a small surface chip is in perfect condition.
The silver mount is a very good gauge of silver.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mount are very clear.
Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this item.
Height to top of finial 27.5cm/10.8"
Diameter of top 5.6cm/2.2"
Diameter of base 12.2cm/4.8"
Length from back of handle to lip 15.5cm/6.1"