Lot 20: An Elizabethan style ''tiger ware'' jug, George V silver mounts, 9.75in.
November 29, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: An Elizabethan style ''tiger ware'' jug, George V silver mounts, with domed lid, engraved inscription and decorated with masks and fruit, S. Blanckensee & Sons Ltd, Chester, 1929, 9.75in.
The stoneware body appears to be in good condition with typical minor glaze faults although it is impossible to inspect areas which are hidden by the silver mounts, the silver mounts themselves are a little tarnished and slightly worn otherwise generally good condition, with inscription 'Presented to W. Bro. C.H. Perryman from the W.Master & Bretherin of the Holborn Lodge No.2398 in appreciation of his services as secretary from 1905 to 1930'.
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