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Tiffany and Co.

Jug #: 923a
Origin: England
Date: 1895
Artist/Maker: William Leuchars
Type/Style: Cut Glass

A Victorian silver-gilt mounted cut-glass claret jug by William Leuchars, London, 1895. The base formed as two bird chicks with outstretched wings, the faceted tapering body cut with exotic birds, flowers and scrolling foliage, the handle formed as an oriental dragon with tail enclosing the similarly cut neck, the rim with reeded bands, the detachable stopper with finial formed as a frog, signed Leuchars London & Paris, marked on base, neck mount and cover. Ht. 12".
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