Claret Jug and 2 Wineglasses

Object Name: 
Claret Jug and 2 Wineglasses

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Object Name: 
Claret Jug and 2 Wineglasses
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Not on Display
about 1870
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mallett & Son (Antiques) Ltd.
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, polished, engraved, acid-etched. Jug: conical body with a waisted neck cut with vertical flutes, scalloped pouring spout, and an S-shaped handle attached to the rim and to the edge of the shoulder; a solid conical foot, cut beneath with a star. The body is etched with a mythological scene. Wineglasses: pointed bowl with cut fluting around the base, a stem consisting of a faceted knop followed by a fluted, flaring stem, and a solid circular foot with a cut star beneath. The bowl is etched with mythological scenes.
Mallett & Son (Antiques) Ltd., Source