An antique sterling lidded crystal jelly jar by Elkington & Co. with a sterling silver spoon. The crystal jelly jar features lattice cut paneling and a domed sterling lid with embossed scrolling floral motif trim. It is hallmarked to its sterling lid and additionally marked with a passant sterling fineness mark, a Queen Victoria duty mark, a Birmingham anchor city mark, and an 1856 letter “H” date mark. It is presented with a sterling spoon by Dominick & Haff, active from 1868 until 1928 in New York, New York; the spoon has an approximate weight of 0.475 ozt.
|Maker:||Elkington & Co., Dominick & Haff|
|Materials:||Sterling Silver, Crystal|
|Marks:||Maker’s Mark, Fineness Mark|
|Period:||1856 (Elkington & Co.), 1868 -1928 (Dominick & Haff)|
|Origin:||England, United States|
|Number of items:||2|
|Approximate Weight (ozt.):||0.475|
- moderate tarnish and pitting; light surface scratches and marks.
- measurements of the jelly jar; the spoon measures 5.25" in length.