Claret Jugs/Decanters/Wine Ewers

Georgian Silver Wine Ewer by John Scofield

8268. Georgian Silver Wine Ewer by John Scofield

Circa 1779

JOHN SCOFIELD

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A fine antique sterling silver wine jug in the elegant classical style typical of this well regarded maker. With a tall shapely form on a pedestal foot and curved wooden handle with discreetly decorated end mounts. To the body there is a central band with bead borders, the lid and foot are similarly decorated. To the front there is a large hand engraved crest of a lion rampant. Contains 1200 ml. Weight 775 grams, 24.9 troy ounces. Height 31 cms (top of handle). Spread 16 cms. Diameter of base 10.25 cms. London 1779. Maker John Scofield.
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A fine antique sterling silver wine jug in the elegant classical style typical of this well regarded maker. With a tall shapely...

George III Silver Jug

8764. George III Silver Jug

1790

Price £1,250

An elegant antique sterling silver jug of tall vase form. Lovely plain design with reed borders and curved wooden handle. With a hand engraved crest to the front. Suitable for coffee, wine or water. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 735 grams, 23.3 troy ounces. Height 27.8 cms. Spread 14.5 cms. London 1790. Maker EI.
Price £1,250

An elegant antique sterling silver jug of tall vase form. Lovely plain design with reed borders and curved wooden handle. With ...

George III Beer Jug

7642. George III Beer Jug

1824

ROBERT HENNELL I & SAMUEL HENNELL

Price £3,350

A large antique sterling silver jug with graceful curved shape and plain design. With half fluted ribbing and impressive leaf decorated handle. Excellent weight and good gauge silver. There is an inscription inside the base rim “Presented to Mrs Henry Kermit by Robert Kermit on his return from England 1825”. Uninscribed. Weight 1394 grams, 44.8 troy ounces. Height 30 cms. Spread 20.5 cms. Contains 1700 ml. London 1824. Maker Robert Hennell II.
Price £3,350

A large antique sterling silver jug with graceful curved shape and plain design. With half fluted ribbing and impressive leaf d...

Antique Silver Flask

8702. Antique Silver Flask

1828

MARY ANN & CHARLES REILLY

Price £2,750

A superb antique sterling silver flask. Graceful plain form and super large size. Inscribed to the front with a hand engraved lion crest and the name “John Bayley Esq” and to the reverse “Nymph”. This was possibly a ship’s flask for the Captain’s table. The cap unscrews and the top band is gold plated. Contains a hefty 950 ml. Weight 500 grams, 16 troy ounces. Height 21.5 cms. Bse 7.2 x 5.4 cms. London 1828. Maker Mary Ann & Charles Reilly.
Price £2,750

A superb antique sterling silver flask. Graceful plain form and super large size. Inscribed to the front with a hand engraved l...

Antique Silver Wine Ewer by Paul Storr

8734. Antique Silver Wine Ewer by Paul Storr

1834

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

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A superb antique sterling silver wine jug with a shaped vase form on spreading pedestal foot. Fantastic quality from top to toe, just as you’d expect from this prestigious English master silversmith. The decoration is superb with cast applied mounts, lid finial and embossed foot, all with a vine leaf and grape decoration. The lower body is leaf wrapped. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 995 grams, 31.9 troy ounces. Height 29.5 cms. Spread 17 cms. London 1834. Maker Paul Storr.
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A superb antique sterling silver wine jug with a shaped vase form on spreading pedestal foot. Fantastic quality from top to toe...

Antique Silver Claret Jug

8706. Antique Silver Claret Jug

1841

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A stylish Victorian period silver claret jug with a clear crystal body etched with a band of swags and Greek key pattern borders. The sterling silver mount has a decorative pierced top, shell pouring lip and finial, and a very smart geometric design handle decorated all over. Contains 820 ml. Height 24 cms. Birmingham 1841. Maker William Gough.
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A stylish Victorian period silver claret jug with a clear crystal body etched with a band of swags and Greek key pattern border...

Victorian Silver and Cut Crystal Decanter

7853. Victorian Silver and Cut Crystal Decanter

1842

JOHN FIGG OF LONDON

Price £750

An excellent quality antique sterling silver mounted decanter. The cut glass bottle has beautifully engraved panels and a cut star base. The silver neck mount is engraved with vine tendrils and mounted with applied vine leaves. The cast silver stopper is modelled as a cherub holding a bunch of grapes. Height 26 cms, 31.25 (to the top of the stopper). London 1842. Maker John Figg.
Price £750

An excellent quality antique sterling silver mounted decanter. The cut glass bottle has beautifully engraved panels and a cut s...

Antique Silver Wine Ewer

8496. Antique Silver Wine Ewer

1845

Price £1,950

An elegant antique sterling silver wine jug with an octagonal form on pedestal foot. Excellent quality and attention to detail. Good gauge silver. The jug is hand engraved all over with crisp, sharp panels of flowers and foliate scrolls. The lid and foot have applied decorative borders and the top is surmounted with a grape vine leaf and bunch of grapes finial. Contains 1500 ml. Weight 901 grams, 28.9 troy ounces. Height 32 cms. Spread 16 cms. London 1845. Maker S.T.
Price £1,950

An elegant antique sterling silver wine jug with an octagonal form on pedestal foot. Excellent quality and attention to detail....

Antique French Silver Claret Jug

8722. Antique French Silver Claret Jug

Circa 1860

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A stunning quality 19th century cut crystal claret jug with decorative silver mount and pedestal foot. Very elegant design. Original gilt inside the lid. The jug has a silver swan finial and a graceful curving swan design handle. There are additional swan themes within the pierced silver body decoration. The crystal glass body has excellent quality deep cut designs and heavy crisscross work. Contains 690 ml. Height 32.5 cms. Spread 13.5 cms. Marked around the top silver mount with French silver stamps. 950 grade. Circa 1860/70.
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A stunning quality 19th century cut crystal claret jug with decorative silver mount and pedestal foot. Very elegant design. Ori...

Antique Silver Wine Ewer

8401. Antique Silver Wine Ewer

1863

ELKINGTON

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An elegant antique sterling silver wine jug with a shaped form on a circular ribbed foot. The jug has a deep embossed art nouveau style flower decoration to the body, with ribbons, harebells, grape vines and a bunch of grapes finial. Classic beaded borders throughout. To the front there is a vacant cartouche. Contains 1200 ml. Weight 841 grams, 27 troy ounces. Height 33.5 cms. London 1863. Maker Elkington & Co.
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An elegant antique sterling silver wine jug with a shaped form on a circular ribbed foot. The jug has a deep embossed art nouve...

Victorian Silver Wine Ewer

8606. Victorian Silver Wine Ewer

1872

BARNARD BROTHERS, LONDON

Price £1,350

A good quality antique sterling silver wine jug with tall slender shaped form and curved handle. Very unusual vertical line engraving and empty cartouche to front and back. Weight 627 grams, 20.1 troy ounces. Contains 1250 ml. Height 30 cms. Spread 14.5 cms. London 1872. Maker Barnard Brothers.
Price £1,350

A good quality antique sterling silver wine jug with tall slender shaped form and curved handle. Very unusual vertical line eng...

Antique Silver Wine Jug

8525. Antique Silver Wine Jug

1874

HUNT & ROSKELL, LONDON

Price £1,850

A fine antique sterling silver wine ewer of tall shapely vase form having a curved silver handle with acanthus leaf terminal. Plain style and elegant classical shape. Excellent quality and good gauge silver as you’d expect from this prestigious firm of silversmiths, previously known as Storr & Mortimer, the famous Paul Storr partnership. Gilt interior. Contains 1350 ml. Weight 810 grams, 25.1 troy ounces. Height 29.5 cms. Spread 12 cms. London 1874. Maker Hunt & Roskell (late Storr & Mortimer).
Price £1,850

A fine antique sterling silver wine ewer of tall shapely vase form having a curved silver handle with acanthus leaf terminal. P...

Victorian Silver Lemonade Jug

8421. Victorian Silver Lemonade Jug

1874

MARTIN HALL

Price £1,650

A handsome antique silver jug with a large capacity. The silver mount is engraved around the body and lid, there is a bead border and also an additional strengthening band around the lower body. The crystal glass jug has straight tapering sides with criss cross cutting and a star cut base. Suitable for most cold drinks. Heavy weight. Contains 2.5 litres. Height 29 cms. Spread 21.5 cms. Diameter of base 14.5 cms. London 1874. Maker Martin Hall.
Price £1,650

A handsome antique silver jug with a large capacity. The silver mount is engraved around the body and lid, there is a bead bord...

Victorian Silver and Crystal Claret Jug by Frederick Elkington

7026. Victorian Silver and Crystal Claret Jug by Frederick Elkington

1887

ELKINGTON

Price £2,750

An excellent antique sterling silver wine jug with tall slender form standing on a star cut base. Gilt silver. The decorative silver mount is chased with fruit, foliage, scrolls and bows and retains traces of the original gilding. The crystal body is superbly cut with hob nail panels and ribbon swags. Contains 1200 ml. Height 34 cms. London 1887. Maker Frederick Elkington.
Price £2,750

An excellent antique sterling silver wine jug with tall slender form standing on a star cut base. Gilt silver. The decorative s...

Victorian Silver Plate and Crystal Drinks Set

7478. Victorian Silver Plate and Crystal Drinks Set

1890

Price £495

A delightful antique after dinner drinks set consisting of a dozen little cut crystal liqueur glasses with a matching pair of small decanters. All sitting on the original arts and crafts style silver plated tray with carrying handles. Tray spread 34 cms, length 27 cms, width 19 cms. Decanters each contain 150 ml, height 20 cms,. Glasses height 5.5 cms. Circa 1890.
Price £495

A delightful antique after dinner drinks set consisting of a dozen little cut crystal liqueur glasses with a matching pair of s...

Victorian Silver Armada Jug

7954. Victorian Silver Armada Jug

1893

BARNARD BROTHERS, LONDON

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A magnificent large antique sterling silver wine jug of elegant shaped form on pedestal foot. The hinged lid, with ornate flower encrusted finial, opens by squeezing the handle mechanism. Beautifully chased with flowers, swirls and leaves, the jug has a cartouche to both sides (uninscribed). To the front there is an applied animals head and both sides of each cartouche there is a winged figure. Weight 1231 grams, 39.5 troy ounces. Height 37 cms. London 1893. Maker W & J Barnard.
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A magnificent large antique sterling silver wine jug of elegant shaped form on pedestal foot. The hinged lid, with ornate flowe...

Antique Silver Plated Bottle Tantalus

8022. Antique Silver Plated Bottle Tantalus

Circa 1900

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A fantastic show. A solid oak 3 bottle drinks tantalus with silver plated mounts. This unusual model has a pull out drawer at the base to access the 3 hobnail cut bottles. Height 39 cms (to top of handle) 29 cms (to top of frame). Base 39 x 13 cms. Bottle height 23 cms, base 8.75 cms Circa 1900.
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A fantastic show. A solid oak 3 bottle drinks tantalus with silver plated mounts. This unusual model has a pull out drawer at t...

Vintage Silver and Crystal Locking Decanter

7664. Vintage Silver and Crystal Locking Decanter

1904

Price £485

A shaped crystal bottle with lockable silver mount and matching stopper by the famous maker and locksmith George Betjemen. The grey tinted body has a faceted neck, large thumbnail cutting and a star cut base. The neck has a sterling silver collar with a Betjemen patent lock attached. The stopper has a sterling silver collar with a hinged catch which turns with a bayonet fitting and slots into the lock. Just turn the key to unlock the decanter. Contains 1000 ml. Height 30 cms. Base diameter 11 cms. London 1904. Maker George Betjemen.
Price £485

A shaped crystal bottle with lockable silver mount and matching stopper by the famous maker and locksmith George Betjemen. The ...

Antique Silver and Crystal Claret Jug

8509. Antique Silver and Crystal Claret Jug

1906

WALKER & HALL

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A good antique sterling silver mounted wine jug of simple plain form. The crystal body has faceted panels with discreet bands of cutting and a star cut base. Contains 850 ml. Height 26.5 cms. Sheffield 1906. Maker Walker & Hall.
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A good antique sterling silver mounted wine jug of simple plain form. The crystal body has faceted panels with discreet bands ...

Arts and Crafts Silver Claret Jug by Hukin and Heath

8383. Arts and Crafts Silver Claret Jug by Hukin and Heath

1911

HUKIN & HEATH

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A very smart antique sterling silver mounted wine jug with a globular crystal body. Arts and crafts design. The plain and stylish features include a triangular box spout and a geometric handle. The heavy crystal body has a star cut base. Height 19.5 cms. Spread across spout and handle 12.5 cms. Contains 1100 ml. Birmingham 1911. Maker Hukin & Heath.
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A very smart antique sterling silver mounted wine jug with a globular crystal body. Arts and crafts design. The plain and styli...

Art Deco Silver and Crystal Decanters

8570. Art Deco Silver and Crystal Decanters

1913

JOHN GRINSELL & SONS,

Price £1,250

A large pair of geometric faceted bottles with sterling silver collars. Excellent heavy quality. Each contains 950 ml. Height 31.2 cms (including stopper). London 1913. Maker John Grinsell & Sons.
Price £1,250

A large pair of geometric faceted bottles with sterling silver collars. Excellent heavy quality. Each contains 950 ml. Height 3...

Vintage Silver and Crystal Locking Decanter

7860. Vintage Silver and Crystal Locking Decanter

1931

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An attractive crystal decanter and stopper with lock and key. The body is half thumbnail cut, half plain and has star cut base. The neck has a sterling silver collar with a padlock attached. There is a hinged retaining clip which secures the glass stopper in position – the two ends of the clip fit side by side around the little bracket on the decanter neck so that the padlock can slot through the 3 holes (see photo). Just turn the key to lock or unlock the padlock. Height 24.5 cms. Base 9 x 9 cms square. London 1931. Maker Walter Groves.
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An attractive crystal decanter and stopper with lock and key. The body is half thumbnail cut, half plain and has star cut base....

Art Deco Decanter by Hukin & Heath

8505. Art Deco Decanter by Hukin & Heath

1943

HUKIN & HEATH

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A stylish crystal glass drinks decanter, of rectangular form, with a sterling silver collar. Half bottle size. Excellent plain style with simple faceting. Contains 400 ml. Height 20 cms (including stopper). Bottle height 11 cms, top measures 9.25 x 5.75 cms. London 1943. Maker Hukin & Heath.
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A stylish crystal glass drinks decanter, of rectangular form, with a sterling silver collar. Half bottle size. Excellent plain ...

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