An American silver overlay deposit glass claret jug, circa 1875 - 1900
An American silver overlay deposit glass claret jug, circa 1875 - 1900. The olive green glass jug with a silver loop handle and stopper is overlay applied with partially engraved silver to the body depicting the sun with scrolling foliage and linear decoration. The glass underside bears a concave circular ground down pontil mark. Mark of Gorham Manufacturing Company, Providence, Rhode Island and struck 'Sterling'. 8.3 in (21 cm) height. Gross weight: 672 grams.
Auction Date: July 2018