A tall heavy hand chased sterling silver ewer by A G Schultz of Baltimore, Md. The entire pitcher including the handle hand chased with various flowers against a background of fine stippling. The pedestal base has a hand chased border of inverted leaves.
Koch & Bergfeld, 1890 Germany - Although glass was used for drinking vessels since the earliest times, only the century saw the development of the "Claret Jug". Silversmiths began "modifying" glass decanters used in the c