Georgian Mallet Wine Bottle c1720
Heading : 18th century mallet wine bottle
Period : George I
Date : c1720
Origin : England
Colour : Dark olive
Neck : Tapering with an applied string rim and marver lines
Foot : Sticky ball pontil
Size : Approximately 20cm tall and 13.5cm in diameter at the base
Condition : One chip to the string rim as shown
Restoration : None
Weight : 1027 grams
Additional Information : During the mallet to cylinder transitional period mallet shaped bottles became progressively more straight sided and taller and the diameter reduced. This bottle is from the early trasnitional period.
References : A number of similar forms are shown in "Antique Sealed Bottles 1640-1900" - David Burton" Page 52.
- Product Code: 2018013109
- Availability: Sold