Engraved glass claret jug with silver spout and handle

Object Type
Domestic items/Container/Jug
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Brief Description
Engraved glass jug with sterling silver handle and spout.The silver lid, originally fixed to the top, is now separated [M12087.2]. Handle features plant and bird motifs. The spout features ancient Egyptian inspired patterns with the spout shaped like the head of a pharaoh. An image of two men playing cricket - one batting and the other bowling - in a field is engraved into the glass on the obverse. A vine design features on the reverse.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 280 W: 170 D: 110mm (H: 11 W: 6 11/16 D: 4 5/16")
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Location
On display
Registration No
M12087.1

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