DescriptionAN ELKINGTON SILVER-PLATE WINE COOLER, Birmingham, England, circa 1898
Marks: E & CO (in shield under a crown), E, (diamond)
10-3/4 inches high x 10-1/2 inches diameter (27.3 x 26.7 cm)
The wine cooler with a wide, textured, ruffled lip rim, engraved with the Talmage coat-of-arms to the body, inscribed CONFIDO CONQUIESCO to the front, monogrammed and dated Christmas 1898 to verso, above a chased and cast realistic grapevine applied around the waist, raised on a stepped round foot with acanthus leaves on a stippled ground. Without liner.
The lot is without the liner, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age.
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