Description & Technical information

A set of three mid 19th century English claret jugs, having vase shaped bodies finely engraved with bands of trailing vines and grapes, on knop stems with a spreading foot; each with an elegant swept notch cut handle.

Date:  1860
Period:  1850-1900, 19th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Glass
Dimensions: 31.5 x 12.5 x 14.5 cm (12³/₈ x 4⁷/₈ x 5³/₄ inches)
Literature: Andy McConnell, ‘The Decanter-An Illustrated History of Glass from 1650’, 2004, p. 375, pl. 526.