Alvin Sterling Overlay Glass large Jug Pitcher, c. 1900.

by Louis Wine

Alvin Sterling Overlay Glass Jug Pitcher, c. 1900.

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Description

Alvin Sterling Overlay Glass Jug Pitcher, c. 1900. Tapered cylindrical, very fine thick overlay sterling silver with engraved scrolling vine, central vacant cartouche. Marked under handle Patented 3834, 999 over 1000 Fine and maker’s mark for Alvin Co. Height: 9.25 inches. Width: 6 inches. Diameter of base: 4.75 inches.

Louis Wine

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.