Irish Antique Silver Claret Jug

Irish Antique Silver Claret Jug, Winder & Lamb, Dublin, 1888

4,995.00

Silver Wine Ewer – Irish Silver at its best.

Description

Description: This magnificent Irish silver wine ewer is in the Armada style and has a trigger handle to raise the lid in use. The jug features a highly chased body depicting figured work or winged angels, lions head and floral decoration.  The detail and quality of this piece are exceptional. The jug has a blank cartouche on either side.

This ewer is truly a sculptural work of art and displays Irish silver at its best.  This unique and magnificent piece will be admired by all and prized for its artistic merit.

Dimensions: Width 15.5cm/6.10″  at centre point.  Height 33cm/13″   top of handle to base.

Weight: 34.37 Troy Oz/1069.1g

Maker: Winder & Lamb, 3 Temple Lane South, Dublin.  (Frederick Winder & Charles Lamb). Charles Lamb was elected Warden in 1899. Ref: Collecting Irish Silver, Douglas Bennett.

Origin: Dublin 1888

Price: 4995.00 euro

SKU: 917/71