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Claret Jug

Jug #: 890a
Origin: America
Artist/Maker: Gorham
Type/Style:Art Nouveau

A silver mounted glass Claret Jug by Gorham, America, 1901. Athenic pattern, of tapering circular form, the body rock crystal engraved with wavering leaves and various flowers, the silver mount on base raised on six scroll feet, rising to an openwork mount below handle with Acanthus joins and thumbpiece on hinged cover, the silver mount on rim and cover with Acanthus, reeded leaved and stylized grapes. The interior gilt, marked under Base D843 and on rim mount. Overall Ht: 12 3/4".
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