Bombard Leather Jug with silver mounts, Ross of Winchester, Sheffield Silver mount 1914


Middle Ages style leather ‘Bombard’  jug with Sterling Silver rim, the thick body joined at the back with handle incorporated in the seam. 

Impressed to the bottom ‘ROSS / WINCHESTER’ , 

Silver Hallmarks for Sheffield 1914, 

Maker’s mark ‘FJR’ for Jacob & Ross (Frederick James Ross) High Street, Winchester (active 1892-1922) 

Dated 1914 

20.5cm high

Excellent condition 

Fredrick James Ross of Winchester was a quality craftsman of the flourishing Arts & Crafts movement in the late 19th century. His workshop in Winchester produced numerous fine quality re-visits of Medieval goods, including these ‘Bombard’ jugs, which were completed with the silver rims made in their own silver workshop. 





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