Antique 20th Century Chinese Solid Silver Engraved Large Water Jug, Circa 1900

Antique 20th Century Chinese Solid Silver Engraved Large Water Jug, Circa 1900

Antique 20th Century Chinese Solid Silver Engraved Large Water Jug, Circa 1900

£4,500.00
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About this item

Antique late-19th Century Chinese exceptional solid silver water jug, the straight body beautifully hand engraved with cranes surrounded by bamboo trees in landscape, mounted spout intricately engraved with foliage, the realistically modelled bamboo shaped handle terminating with bamboo leaves. The design and quality of this jug is comparable to the best silver objects made in Europe and is truly a very unique and exceptional piece, the silver is of extremely crisp and heavy gauge, the jug comes in its original wood presentation case. Hallmarked with an unknown mark, acid tested (900+ grade silver). Wear consistent with age and use.

Dimensions

W15.0 x H20.0 x D11.0 cm

Condition

Used

Wear condition

Excellent

Date of manufacture

1900s

Place of origin

China

Material

Silver

Period

Early 20th Century

Seller

VAT status

Seller is VAT registered

SKU

42003470
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