A magnificent Antique Victorian Solid Silver Jug or Ewer. This Jug features a wealth of impressive decorative detailing including a swan below the spout and a classical Bacchus Head below the handle. The lid has a spectacular finial in the shape of a Merhorse. The exterior of the jug is covered in an ornate leaf, vine and wheat design surrounding two shaped cartouches. In the centre of each cartouch is an image of a classically dressed woman. The Jug stands on a sturdy spread foot.
Made in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1867.
Approx. Weight – 1420g / 45.6oz
Approx. Height – 29.2cm
Approx. Diameter at foot – 16.4cm
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