Jug/Sauceboat/Argyle

Antique Queen Anne Covered Silver Milk Jug

7785 . Antique Queen Anne Covered Silver Milk Jug

1704

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An extremely rare little antique silver milk jug with a hinged lid. Britannia standard silver*. This is one of the earliest forms of milk jug and the style is very much like a contemporary coffee pot. Simple plain design and very pretty wooden handle. Hand engraved to the front side within a decorative cartouche there is a contemporary armorial with three castles. Contains 300 ml. Weight 249 grams, 8 troy ounces. Height 15 cms. Spread 11.5 cms. Diameter of base 5.5 cms. London 1704. Maker Richard Syng.
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An extremely rare little antique silver milk jug with a hinged lid. Britannia standard silver*. This is one of the earliest for...

Antique George I Silver Flagons

9013. Antique George I Silver Flagons

1720

JONAH CLIFTON

Price £18,750

A magnificent pair of early English silver lidded flagons with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standard silver*. Good plain design. Uninscribed. The graceful curved handles have a large cast and scrolled thumb piece. Weight 1166 grams, 37.4 troy ounces and 1185 grams, 38.1 troy ounces. Height 26.5 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 10 cms (top), 13 cms (base). Spread 18 cms. London 1720. Maker Jonah Clifton
Price £18,750

A magnificent pair of early English silver lidded flagons with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standa...

George II Silver Cream Jug

9411. George II Silver Cream Jug

1726

Price £950

A pretty little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a compact body and wire rimmed foot. Good plain style and nice weight. Excellent colour. Contains 95 ml. Weight 67 grams, 2.1 troy ounces. Height 7.75cm. Spread 7.5cm across the top. Sterling silver. London 1726. Maker William Atkinson.
Price £950

A pretty little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a compact body and wire rimmed foot. Good plain style and nice weigh...

George II Silver Cream Jug

9450. George II Silver Cream Jug

1729

HUMPHREY PAYNE

Price £850

An early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a compact body and wire rimmed foot. Good plain style and colour. Contains 180 ml. Weight 89 grams, 2.9 troy ounces. Height 9.6cm. Spread 8.5cm across the top. Sterling silver. London 1729. Maker Humphrey Payne.
Price £850

An early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a compact body and wire rimmed foot. Good plain style and colour. Contains 180 ml...

George II Silver Covered Beer Jug

9196. George II Silver Covered Beer Jug

1730

PEZÉ PILLEAU

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A rare early English sterling silver jug with a hinged lid. This handsome jug has a plain design with cast foot and handle and to the front there is a hand engraved armorial with the motto “Post Tenebras Lux”. This is an impressive jug and very heavy quality. Excellent colour. Contains 2 litres. Weight 1259 grams, 40.4 troy ounces. Height 26 cms. Spread 17 cms. Base diameter 11 cms. Marked on lid and base for London 1730. Maker Peze Pilleau, a good Huguenot maker.
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A rare early English sterling silver jug with a hinged lid. This handsome jug has a plain design with cast foot and handle and ...

George II Silver Cream Jug

8446. George II Silver Cream Jug

1732

WILLIAM DARKER

Price £875

An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice weight. Excellent colour. Contains 75 ml. Weight 87 grams, 2.7 troy ounces. Height 8.5 cms (to top of handle). Spread 7.25 cms across the top. Sterling silver. London 1732. Maker William Darker.
Price £875

An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice we...

George II Silver Sauce Boats

8626. George II Silver Sauce Boats

1732

EDWARD FELINE

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A rare pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats having a plain circular shape on an oval pedestal foot. Single lip. Extremely large and heavy weight. This is a very early date for a silver sauceboat, the first were introduced into England in circa 1715 and had a double lip, the single lipped boats started to appear circa 1730. An unusual feature is the model lion head at the top of the handle. Each jug has a hand engraved crest of a ship to one side, a lion crest to the other side. Good colour. Each contains 450 ml. Weight of pair 1070 grams, 34.4 troy ounces. Height 14 cms (to top of handle). Bowl width 12 cms. Spread 19.5 cms. London 1732. Maker Edward Feline.
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A rare pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats having a plain circular shape on an oval pedestal foot. Single lip. Extremely...

Antique George II Silver Jug

9188. Antique George II Silver Jug

1740

Price £695

A delightful little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Larger size than usual. Good plain style and nice weight.. Weight 105 grams, 3.3 troy ounces. Height 9.5 cm. Spread 8.7 cm. London 1740. Maker Thomas Whipham & William Williams.
Price £695

A delightful little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Larger size than usual. Good...

George II Silver Sauce Boats

8987. George II Silver Sauce Boats

1743

THOMAS WHIPHAM

Price £1,950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and raised scroll handle of the period. Each has an attractive embossed decoration and a large hand engraved armorial to the front. Weight of pair 617 grams, 19.8 troy ounces. Spread 17.8 cms. Height 11 cms (to top of handle), 8.3 cms (to lip). London 1743. Maker Thomas Whipham.
Price £1,950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and raised scroll handle of the period. Each h...

George II Silver Beer Jug

9095. George II Silver Beer Jug

1748

THOMAS WHIPHAM

Price £5,750

A handsome antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a plain circular cast foot. Sparrow beak lip. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 679 grams, 21.8 troy ounces. Height 20 cm. Spread 16.5 cm. Diameter 8 cm. London 1748. Makers mark Thomas Whipham.
Price £5,750

A handsome antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a plain circular cast foot. Sparrow beak lip. Contains 1100 ml. Wei...

George II Silver Cream Jug

8264. George II Silver Cream Jug

Circa 1750

Price £785

An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Sterling silver. Good plain style and excellent colour. With a hand engraved crest to the front. Small size silver cream jugs without lids were only introduced in the 1720’s. Weight 72 grams, 2.3 troy ounces. Height 8 cms. Spread 7 cms across the top. Diameter of top 3.5 cms. English silver hallmarks for London,no date letter – circa 1750. Makers mark possibly “P.P”.
Price £785

An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Sterling silver. Good plain ...

George II Silver Beer Jug

8753. George II Silver Beer Jug

1752

PHILLIP GARDEN

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An outstanding quality antique sterling silver jug of tall bellied shape on a circular foot. Large and heavy. Good for beer, water or wine. With a deep embossed decoration of flowers, foliage and scrolls, the under-lip has a large face mask. To the front is a cartouche containing a hand engraved family coat of arms, to the reverse there is a family crest. Gilded inside. Contains 2600 ml. Weight 1752 grams, 56.30 troy ounces. Height 27 cms. Spread 27 cms. London 1752. Maker Philip Garden, known as an admirable exponent of the rococo style.
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An outstanding quality antique sterling silver jug of tall bellied shape on a circular foot. Large and heavy. Good for beer, wa...

George III Silver Cream Pail

8117. George III Silver Cream Pail

Circa 1760

WALTER BRIND, LONDON

Price £750

A delightful antique sterling silver cream pail or piggin. Traditional design in the form of a milking pail or bucket with coopered decoration. The swing handle is formed from 2 intertwined strips of silver. Contains 70 ml. Weight 77 grams, 2.4 troy ounces. Height 5 cms (9.5 cms to top of handle). Diameter 6.6 cms. Makers mark only for Walter Brind. London circa 1760.
Price £750

A delightful antique sterling silver cream pail or piggin. Traditional design in the form of a milking pail or bucket with coop...

George III Silver Sauce Boats

9272. George III Silver Sauce Boats

1763

WILLIAM & JOHN DEANE

Price £950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and plain styling of the period. Uninscribed. Good weight. Total weight 558 grams, 17.9 troy ounces. Spread 17 cms. Height 11 cms (to top of handle). London 1763. Maker William & John Deane.
Price £950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and plain styling of the period. Uninscribed. ...

George III Silver Beer Jug

9367 . George III Silver Beer Jug

1771

CHARLES WRIGHT, LONDON

Price £3,950

A classic antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a broad gadrooned foot. Good plain style. Large size, suitable for water. Scroll handle with acanthus leaf mount. Large capacity. Contains 1270 ml. Weight 761 grams, 24.4 troy ounces. Height 22 cm. Spread 18 cm. London 1771. Maker Charles Wright.
Price £3,950

A classic antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a broad gadrooned foot. Good plain style. Large size, suitable for w...

George III Silver Argyle

8996. George III Silver Argyle

1774

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A classic style antique silver gravy jug with shaped waisted sides and bead borders. It has an exterior flap and double skin warming chamber – very rare design with an internal pipe which transports the hot water from the filler to the double skin base. Hand engraved armorial to the front. Capacity 200 ml. Weight 316 grams, 10.1 troy ounces. Height 15 cms. Spread 14 cms. London 1774. Maker mark unidentified – looks like “J.H”.
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A classic style antique silver gravy jug with shaped waisted sides and bead borders. It has an exterior flap and double skin wa...

George III Silver Cream Jug

7939 . George III Silver Cream Jug

1786

HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON (1761-1790)

Price £750

An elegant shaped antique sterling silver jug by the sought after English lady silversmith. Elegant tall vase shape with a sweeping handle and square foot. Lovely plain style with a bead border. Excellent condition. Weight 119 grams, 3.8 troy ounces. Height 16 (to top of handle). Base 5 x 5 cms. London 1786. Maker Hester Bateman.
Price £750

An elegant shaped antique sterling silver jug by the sought after English lady silversmith. Elegant tall vase shape with a swee...

Georgian Campaign Jug

9308. Georgian Campaign Jug

1787

Price £950

Probably of medical interest. A rare and interesting antique sterling silver jug of simple form with a detachable handle with a turned wooden grip. Hand engraved to the front is a circular cartouche containing the Pollen family crest of a pelican and motto “De Tout Mon Coeur”. Contains 250 ml. Weight 184 grams, 5.9 troy ounces. Height 13 cm. Spread 16.5 cm. London 1787.
Price £950

Probably of medical interest. A rare and interesting antique sterling silver jug of simple form with a detachable handle with a...

Georgian Silver Wine Ewer

9162. Georgian Silver Wine Ewer

1789

HENRY CHAWNER

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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 acanthus end mount. To the body there are fine quality hand engraved bands of leaves and flower swags, the lid and foot with lines of bright cut engraving. To the front there is large empty cartouche. Weight 613 grams, 19.7 troy ounces. Contains 1200 ml. Height 31 cms (top of handle). Spread 14.2 cms. London 1789. Maker Henry Chawner.
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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 Cream Jug

8503. George III Silver Cream Jug

1790

GEORGE SMITH, II LONDON

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A charming antique sterling silver jug with slender helmet shape, sweeping handle and square foot. Fine engraved detail with bright cut borders, trails of ribbons and scrolls, and a vacant cartouche to the front. Excellent condition. Contains 145 ml. Weight 136 grams, 4.3 troy ounces. Height 15.5 (to top of handle). Spread 11 cms. London 1790. Maker George Smith II.
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A charming antique sterling silver jug with slender helmet shape, sweeping handle and square foot. Fine engraved detail with br...

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 ...

Georgian Silver Cream Jug

7581. Georgian Silver Cream Jug

1791

HENRY CHAWNER

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An elegant antique sterling silver jug of plain circular shape on a square pedestal foot. With reed border and upswept handle. Charming simple shape. There is a contemporary hand engraved monogram to the front in old fashioned script. Weight 177 grams, 5.6 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Spread 13 cms. London 1791. Maker Henry Chawner.
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An elegant antique sterling silver jug of plain circular shape on a square pedestal foot. With reed border and upswept handle. ...

George III Beer Jug

7642. George III Beer Jug

1824

ROBERT HENNELL I & SAMUEL HENNELL

Price £2,450

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 £2,450

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

Antique Silver Gilt Covered Cream Jug

8818. Antique Silver Gilt Covered Cream Jug

1838

EDWARD FARRELL, LONDON (born c.1780)

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A stunning antique sterling silver jug with lid in the stylistic form of a sea shell with cast dolphin feet and lid finial. Very typical of Farrell’s Regency rococo work which is so prized. The gilt finish has a deep bright colour. Weight 166 grams, 5.3 troy ounces. Height 9 cms. Top rim measures 7x5.5 cms. London 1838. Maker Edward Farrell.
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A stunning antique sterling silver jug with lid in the stylistic form of a sea shell with cast dolphin feet and lid finial. Ve...

Antique Silver Ascos Jug

9228. Antique Silver Ascos Jug

1855

ELKINGTON

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An excellent quality Victorian sterling silver jug in the classical Greek ascos form. Part gilded, the lid is mounted with cast figural rams and has a concealed hinge; the ornamental curved handle finishes with a putti at the base. The liquid pours from a semi concealed aperture at the front. Hand engraved to the base is a family crest, monogram and presentation inscription. Contains 1070 ml. Weight 974 grams, 31.3 troy ounces. Height 21 cm. Spread 20 cm. Birmingham 1855. Made by Elkington & Co.
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An excellent quality Victorian sterling silver jug in the classical Greek ascos form. Part gilded, the lid is mounted with cast...

Antique Silver Claret Jug

9146. Antique Silver Claret Jug

1867

HIRONS AND PLANTE

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An excellent quality antique wine jug with a crystal glass body decorated with etched grape and vine leaf design. The sterling silver mount has embossed vine leaves and applied face masks, the lid has a dog finial. Contains 1150 ml. Height 26.5 cm. Spread 15.5 cm. Birmingham 1867. Maker Hirons, Plant & Co.
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An excellent quality antique wine jug with a crystal glass body decorated with etched grape and vine leaf design. The sterling ...

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. Large capacity. The engraved silver mount has a bead border and an additional strengthening band around the lower body. The crystal glass body 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 29cm. Spread 21.5cm. Diameter of base 14.5cm. London 1874. Maker Martin Hall.
Price £1,650

A handsome antique silver jug. Large capacity. The engraved silver mount has a bead border and an additional strengthening band...

Antique Portuguese Silver Ewer and Basin

9313. Antique Portuguese Silver Ewer and Basin

Circa 1880

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A lovely decorative antique silver gilt jug and basin with foliate scroll design and curved bird handle. Weight 2489 grams,80 troy ounces. Jug – height 30.7 cms, spread 22.5 cms. Bowl – height 11.4 cms, diameter 35.5 cms. Marked underneath both jug and bowl with Portuguese silver marks for Oporto circa 1880.
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A lovely decorative antique silver gilt jug and basin with foliate scroll design and curved bird handle. Weight 2489 grams,80 t...

Victorian Silver Wine Jug

9377. Victorian Silver Wine Jug

1881

WALTER & JOHN BARNARD

Price £1,650

A fine antique sterling silver wine ewer of tall elegant vase form standing on a ribbed pedestal foot. The body is finely engraved with bands of leaves and scrolls. A very nice feature is the little model bird at the base of the handle. The lid and interior of the jug is gilded and has a free form pouring mechanism. Weight 834 grams, 26.8 troy ounces. Contains 1400 ml. Height 35.3 cms (top of handle). Spread 14 cms. London 1881. Maker W & J Barnard.
Price £1,650

A fine antique sterling silver wine ewer of tall elegant vase form standing on a ribbed pedestal foot. The body is finely engra...

Antique Silver Claret Jug

8909. Antique Silver Claret Jug

1885

GEORGE FOX

Price £1,450

An attractive sterling silver mounted wine jug with a plain crystal glass body. The silver has pretty pierced decoration and bead borders. The lid has internal gilding. There is a hand engraved crest to the lid. Contains 1300 ml. Height 27 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19 cms. London 1885. Maker George Fox.
Price £1,450

An attractive sterling silver mounted wine jug with a plain crystal glass body. The silver has pretty pierced decoration and be...

Victorian Silver and Crystal Claret Jug by Frederick Elkington

7026. Victorian Silver and Crystal Claret Jug by Frederick Elkington

1887

ELKINGTON

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

Antique French Silver Sauceboat

7174. Antique French Silver Sauceboat

Circa 1890

EDMOND TETARD

Price £895

An excellent quality antique silver sauce jug on a fixed stand. Very attractive decoration and crisp detail. With a monogram engraved both sides of the base. Good gauge silver. The sauceboat is large and heavy. Weight 840 grams, 27 troy ounces approx. Base – length 24 cms, width 17 cms. Top of sauceboat – length 19.5, width 11 cms, spread across handles 16 cms. Height 10 cms. 950 grade silver; this is a purer grade of silver than sterling which is 925 parts out of one thousand. French silver marks. Makers mark for Edmond Tetard (1880-1903).
Price £895

An excellent quality antique silver sauce jug on a fixed stand. Very attractive decoration and crisp detail. With a monogram en...

Victorian Silver Plate and Crystal Drinks Set

7478. Victorian Silver Plate and Crystal Drinks Set

1890

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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 36 cms, length 27 cms, width 19 cms. Decanters each contain 150 ml, height 20 cms,. Glasses height 5.5 cms. Circa 1890.
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A delightful antique after dinner drinks set consisting of a dozen little cut crystal liqueur glasses with a matching pair of s...

Antique Silver Novelty Cream Jug

9326. Antique Silver Novelty Cream Jug

1894

GEORGE J RICHARDS & EDWARD C BROWN

Price £450

An unusual novelty silver character jug in the form of a man’s head. He’s wearing a ruffled collar and a nightcap with a spout through which the cream is poured. Weight 55 grams, 1,7 troy ounces. Height 5.8 cm. Spread 7.5 cm. London 1894. Maker Richards and Brown, well known for novelty silverware.
Price £450

An unusual novelty silver character jug in the form of a man’s head. He’s wearing a ruffled collar and a nightcap with a sp...

Arts and Crafts Silver Claret Jug

9025. Arts and Crafts Silver Claret Jug

1901

JOHN GRINSELL & SONS,

Price £850

A stylish antique sterling silver mounted wine jug with a segmented crystal body. The smart, plain stylish features include a straight box spout and a geometric handle. Contains 900 ml. Height 20 cms. Spread 12.3 cms. London 1901. Maker John Grinsell & Sons.
Price £850

A stylish antique sterling silver mounted wine jug with a segmented crystal body. The smart, plain stylish features include a s...

Antique Silver Fish Jug

9432. Antique Silver Fish Jug

1905

Price £550

Suitable for sauce or cream. An antique sterling silver jug cast in the form of a fish. The novelty shape has intricate gill and scale detail, the curved tail is the handle and the liquid pours through the mouth. Weight 182 grams, 5.8 troy ounces. Length 13cm. Width 5.5cm. Height 7cm. Birmingham 1905. Maker Herbert Bushell.
Price £550

Suitable for sauce or cream. An antique sterling silver jug cast in the form of a fish. The novelty shape has intricate gill an...

Art Deco Silver and Crystal Decanters

8570. Art Deco Silver and Crystal Decanters

1913

JOHN GRINSELL & SONS,

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

Antique Continental Silver Cow Creamer

9267. Antique Continental Silver Cow Creamer

Circa 1920

Price £950

An antique silver cream jug in the form of a model cow. The flap with a bee on the cow’s back lifts to fill the jug with cream which is poured out of the cow’s mouth. Simple figuring and naive expressive face. Weight 136 grams, 4.3 troy ounces. Height 9.8 cms. Length 14.6 cms. Marked on the body underneath the flap with continental silver marks, probably Dutch. Circa 1920.
Price £950

An antique silver cream jug in the form of a model cow. The flap with a bee on the cow’s back lifts to fill the jug with crea...

Antique Continental Silver Cow Creamer

9340. Antique Continental Silver Cow Creamer

Circa 1920

Price £895

An antique silver cream jug in the form of a model cow. The flap with a bee on the cow’s back lifts to fill the jug with cream which is poured out of the cow’s mouth. Simple figuring and naive expressive face. Weight 125 grams, 4 troy ounces. Height 9.7 cms. Length 14 cms. Marked on the body underneath the flap with continental silver marks, probably Dutch. Circa 1920.
Price £895

An antique silver cream jug in the form of a model cow. The flap with a bee on the cow’s back lifts to fill the jug with crea...

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