Mermod Jaccard Sterling Silver Syrup Pitcher C1900 Rare For Sale
IMPORTANT MERMOD JACCARD c1900 STERLING SILVER FLORAL ON SATIN SYRUP PITCHER; EXCELLENT CONDITION
We are quite pleased to offer this rare turn of the century Mermod Jaccard sterling floral on satin syrup jug.
A unique form from a very rarely encountered St. Louis retailer.
Founded in 1865. Eventually the firm had shops in Paris and major European cities, offering the finest jewelry and decorative arts.
Classic slender ovoid form.
Adorned with brilliant raised leaf and floral sprays. Flowers in various stages of bloom, carved in exceptional relief.
Finest hand chased finish detail throughout.
Shaped well hinged cover, with oval thumb piece.
Well cast tapering S handle.
Script "GE" (?) to cover.
This exceptional c1900 Mermod Jaccard sterling syrup jug is 4 1/2 inches and weighs 7 (standard) ounces.
Hallmarked as shown.
In excellent condition. Rich, lustreous sterling patina throughout. The raised floral sprays retain their original brilliant detail. Stands firm on table or serving tray.
For the discerning collector of the finest hand decorated turn of the century American silver. S superb c1900 Mermod Jaccard sterling floral on satin syrup jug. Excellent condition.
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We happily combine items when shipping, saving you costs. We ship twice weekly, usually US Postal Priority. Fully insured for domestic packages, and air parcel overseas. We charge a bit more than actual cost for custom size boxes, shipping materials and to pay for professional packing.
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Remember, the items you see are antiques. Hence, have an expected amount of wear from normal use. As such, returning an item because we failed to mention the tiniest bit of wear, or barely discernible flaw is not acceptable. Nor do we accept returns based on buyer's remorse. Nor change of taste, or because a buyer did not realize how "small" four inches might be once in hand.
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From our personal collection, an elegant mid 19th century coin silver basket, from John and Edward Moore, of Tiffany fame. Illustrated in the cover article of May/June 2008 Silver Magazine, page 27.