Description

    A William & George Sissons Victorian Silver and Intaglio Glass Claret Jug with Crane Motif, Sheffield, England, circa 1880
    Marks: (lion passant), (crown), (duty mark), N, WS.GS
    9-7/8 inches high (25.1 cm)

    The claret having silver mounted spout, neck, and twisted handle, lower baluster-form glass body intricately etched with cranes among aquatic foliage, raised on rounded base with hobstar to underside.


    Condition Report*:

    Internal fracture to hobstar approx 0.5 inches long, fleabiting to underside, scuffing to underside, light scratching to interior near base, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
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