Description & Technical information

A set of four mid 19th century silver mounted etched glass claret jugs by Edward John and William Barnard, each having a silver gilt lidded spout and handle mounted to the amphora shaped glass body; the body finely etched with anthemion above fluting and having two flower engraved silver rings; mounted on spreading circular silver base with stiff leaf decoration.

Date:  1872
Period:  Victorian
Origin:  English
Medium: Glass
Dimensions: 31 x 12 cm (12¹/₄ x 4³/₄ inches)