A Victorian silver and parcel gilt "cockatoo" claret jug by Alexander Crichton and overstruck with the mark of William Leuchars, London 1881, engraved Leuchars & Son, London & Paris
Lot 265
A Victorian silver and parcel gilt "cockatoo" claret jug
by Alexander Crichton and overstruck with the mark of William Leuchars, London 1881, engraved Leuchars & Son, London & Paris
Sold for £15,000 (US$ 25,188) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
British Silver
A Victorian silver and parcel gilt "cockatoo" claret jug
by Alexander Crichton and overstruck with the mark of William Leuchars, London 1881, engraved Leuchars & Son, London & Paris
Realistically modelled, the hinged cover with gilt crest and red glass eyes, clear glass body with looped handle on a silver base modelled as the feet and tail with finely enrgraved feather detail, height 31.5cm.
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  1. Loraine Turner
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  2. Michael Moorcroft
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    Bonhams
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