Fine silver 999/1000% Cranberry Ewer by Alvin silver, truly a stunning item, some damage to glass, please see images and read full description. Stunning Alvin Cranberry Decanter in Fine Silver.Alvin Manufacturing Company 1895 American cranberry glass ewer with silver overlay. Engraved "Esse quam videri" which is a Latin phrase meaning " To be , rather than to seem " or "Be yourself" rather like En Vino Veritas (in wine there is the truth). 999/1000 fine silver meaning 999 parts out of a thousand, which is almost pure, compared with sterling which is 925/1000.
Fully stamped pedigree on base. STUNNINGLY BEAUTIFUL ITEM - there is another available on ruby lane which you might like to compare it with. Impact crack to base and other small impact mark. Alvin Manufacturing Company - Marks to bottom Rim.Small impact mark on surface and larger crack impact to lower base as per images, Please see images and any queries PLEASE contact me. The item "Alvin Cranberry Glass Decanter 13 in Fine 99% Silver Overlay Grape Design" is in sale since Monday, April 9, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Pitchers/Jugs". The seller is "swan_antiques" and is located in Home counties.
This item can be shipped worldwide.