On offer is this outstanding, large, antique, silver plated and ceramic lined, hot water jug. Clearly custom made in the late 1800's, it carries the badge of'Canadian Military-Rifle League 1898' on one side, with a kneeling shooter finial. The body of the jug has an ornate repousse bands and detailing around the spout. The base is fully marked with the mark of Meriden Britannia Company (USA) #193. Large, it stands 36cm height, spans approx 26.5cm handle to spout.Diameter of the base is 16.7cm. Holds approx 1.5 litres. Raw unpackaged weight of 2.790kg. There is a dent on the upper rim on one side, and some surface scratches/marks commensurate with age and use. Please consider photos - note that I've used the full photo quota, but would be happy to send any additional pictures as requested. The item "HUGE 1898 Canadian Military-Rifle League MERDIEN Silver Plate Hot Water Jug 36cm" is in sale since Saturday, July 11, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate". The seller is "wombats01" and is located in Camberwell, VIC. This item can be shipped worldwide.