Ewer, electrotype, reproduction of an original c.1610 Dutch ewer featuring a medallion of 'St John baptising Christ', Elkington and Co., England, c.1880
Ewer, "electrotype" - electroformed copper shape electroplated with gold; stepped flange foot, waisted stem, ovoid shouldered body, stepped and waisted neck, scroll-shaped high ornamental strap handle set opposite a broad upward swept pouring lip (OF). Ewer - Dutch; (Electrotype reproduction) c.1610; ornamented with strapwork, fruits and flowers and medallion of St John Baptising Christ; Height 13 1/2"; Gilt (LC). Ewer 81/13 (SB).
Object with museum marks "3003-13"; two relief metal makers labels set usb: 1. oval label: "Department of science & art / Elkington / with "V.R." cypher; 2. Lozenge label: "Copyright / science & art / depart" (OF).