Description & Technical information

On a four-lobed base adorned with ram's heads and cartouches of which one monogrammed. The second bearing the inscription "Presented by The Shareholders of Mitchells & Butlers Ltd March 1st 1906". The body depicting a bacchante and Ceres surrounded by putti in two reserves surrounded by falling trophies. Leafy handles with fasteners in the shape of a satyr mask. The scalloped edge decorated with a female mask wearing a crown of wheat and a mask surrounded by vine branches. The interior gilt.

Weight: 7.174 kg, 250.4 oz

Date:  1900
Period:  1850-1900, 19th century
Origin:  Birmingham
Medium: silver
Signature: Maker’s mark of Elkington, numbered 12938

Dimensions: 45 x 35 cm (17³/₄ x 13³/₄ inches)
Categories: Silver