Alvin Sterling Overlay clear Glass Jug Pitcher C. 1900. Large size tapered cylindrical, with thick applied sterling silver overlay, reticulated and engraved scrolling vine, central vacant cartouche. Rubbed Alvin Corp marks to base rim 999/1000 fine and design number. Height: 10.25 inches. Diameter at base: 4 inches. Width: 5.50 inches. Condition: good. No loss to silver and glass clean.
Alvin Sterling Overlay clear Glass Jug Pitcher C. 1900by Louis Wine
Alvin Sterling Overlay clear Glass Jug Pitcher C. 1900
Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.