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Jug #: 1012
Origin: England
Date: 1872
Artist/Maker: E. H. Stockwell
Type/Style: Exhibition

A Victorian silver gilt-mounted claret jug by E. H. Stockwell, London 1872. Ht. 14-1/2". Baluster shape, on a circular beaded & geometrically fluted base, the lower body partly fluted with applied bands of acanthus leaves, flowers & ribbons, the upper body applied with scrolling strapwork, garland & a ram's head, the scrolling leaf-capped handle with ram's head & female mask joins the neck with applied floral festoons & a beaded rim, the cork with conforming decoration, marked on base, lower & upper body, female masks, neck & cork; the base engraved "Designed & Manufactured by W. Barker, 164 New Bond St., London

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