Victorian silver Cream Jug embossed with animals hallmarked London 1897 by Wakely & Wheeler
A very fine and beautifully embossed Victorian solid silver Milk Jug. The body has a neat border protruding from the centre of the jug. All around the body, different animals are embossed wonderfully and sits on three Lion mask feet.. A neatly designed loop handle is attached to one side. Very clear hallmarks are visible on one side of the jug for the London Assay Office with a date mark for 1897 and Lion Passant indicating the finest sterling silver and silver makers marks for the silversmith Wakely & Wheeler.
Lovely proportions, this jug feels nice when picked up by the handle .It stands firm and straight! The embossing is exceptional!
Condition: In very fine antique collector's condition.
Measurements: Height to highest point at top of handle: 8 cm
Width including handle and spout: 9 cm
Weight: 74.5 grams
Weights and measurements are approximate.