Rare Antique Silver and Glass Askos shape Claret Jug, London 1895

by Louis Wine

Rare Antique Silver and Glass Askos shape Claret Jug, London 1895, John Grinsell and Sons. The Jug of elongated flat shape plain glass with cut star base, the silver neck, spout and handle conforming in design, flush hinged cover accented with curved thumbpiece. Full hallmarks for London 1895 Grinsell. Measures: 6.0 x 6.0 x 5.5 inches. Condition: Very Good. Good clear clean glass. Will hold full bottle of wine easily.

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Rare Antique Silver and Glass Askos shape Claret Jug, London 1895, John Grinsell and Sons. The Jug of elongated flat shape plain glass with cut star base, the silver neck, spout and handle conforming in design, flush hinged cover accented with curved thumbpiece. Full hallmarks for London 1895 Grinsell. Measures: 6.0 x 6.0 x 5.5 inches. Condition: Very Good. Good clear clean glass. Will hold full bottle of wine easily.

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.