navigation Browse Blog

koopman rare art

 
 
Charles Fox A Victorian Silver-Gilt Mounted Claret Jug

Silver-gilt & frosted glass                                                                                                       
London, 1856                                                                                                                            
Maker’s mark of Charles & George Fox

Height: 29.5cm, 11.6in

£ 5,500

Silversmith Biography

No record of apprenticeship or freedom. First mark entered as plateworker, signed Charles Fox Jnr., 19 February 1822. Address: 139 Old Street. Second mark, 27 January 1823. Third, 21 August 1823. Fourth, 23 September 1823. Fifth, 10 December 1823. Sixth, 9 May 1838. His work shows consistently high quality.

Description

The silver-gilt mount engraved with a contemporary coat-of-arms. The glass body etched and engraved with anthemion.
 

A Victorian Silver-Gilt Mounted Claret Jug Reference: 22935.1