Antique French acid etched cameo glass claret jug with Gallia silver-plate mounts. Featuring a gorgeous Art Nouveau motif of periwinkle/vinca flowers, with beautiful purple and green colors against a frosted ground with ice effect texture.
The silver-plated mounts compliment the design on the glass, with flowers embellished with swirls of leaves and stems. The finial is a single flower in bloom.
Gallia metal marks for Christofle Manufacture de L'Alfenide , Saint Denis, Paris. Together with Manufacture de L'Alfenide mark, which is the head of a goat, used to denote silver-plate.
The glass is unsigned, but most likely Legras / Mont Joye in partnership with Gallia. In overall good antique condition, no chips or cracks to the beautiful cameo glass. The claret jug stands 9 5/8" height x 5 3/4" from spout to handle. Welcome to the Antique Boutique.Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use.
Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions. The item "Antique French Christofle Gallia Art Nouveau Cameo Glass Silver Plate Claret Jug" is in sale since Thursday, June 10, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Pitchers & Jugs".The seller is "micflsun" and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.