Georgian, George III, Old Sheffield Plate Pedestal Claret Jug. Circa 1780. Of shield or vase form with beaded detail and fruitwood loop handle. In original condition with no later chasing or inscriptions. The domed and hinged cover with ornate finial.
In excellent order with light copper bleed to the beaded detail. The occasional very light pressure mark to the body. Light surface wear commensurate with age.
Approximate weight is 611 grams.
Approximate dimensions are 31 cm height, 17 cm handle to spout length and 10 cm depth.