Ewer in Silver,vermeil and cut crystal resting on four feet of goat. The body of the piriform crystal ewer is finely engraved with trophies; quiver and arrows and musical instruments. The crystal is set in a silver setting richly decorated with foliage, masks, garlands of ivy and flowers. The handle decorated with garlands of flowers is supported by a nymph.The grip is decorated with a fauna. The interior is vermeil.
H: 14.17in.(36cm) / 8.66in.(22cm)
Silversmith. C.M for Charles Merite active between 1869-1892.
Period: late 19th century