Classical Cream Jug, 1844

silver cream jug sheffield 1844 henry wilkinson grecian design
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£375.00

Cream Jug - Clasical Amphora Form with Figural Scene - Sheffield 1844 by Henry Wilkinson & Co - 12cm high; 9.3cm (handle to spout); 139 grams - DT/8710

Formed as a Classical vessel with a chased figural scene, this fabulous early Victorian silver cream jug takes its influences from ancient Greek & Roman artefacts such as the Portland vase. It is decorated with vitruvian scrolls and a Greek key design around the neck to give a very pleasing apperance and the naturalistic handle gives it an extra touch of quality.

 

This lovely silver cream jug is in fine condition throughout.