Late 17th or Early 18th Century Austrian Schnapsfass c1700
Heading : A late 17th or early 18th century schnapsfass
Date : 1650-1750
Origin : Germany, Netherlands, or Austria
Colour : Pale wald glass green
Bowl : Tapering barrel with four applied feet which have been tooled. Two applied crimped trailed milled bands on either side of the barrel.
Pontil : Snapped pontil scar
Glass Type : Lead free
Size : 20cm length, 10cm height.
Condition : No chips or cracks, some scratching commensurate with use.
Restoration : None
Weight : 343 grams
Schnapsfass translates to schnapps barrel. This spirit barrel would have been used to store and dispense schnapps.
For another example in blue see: https://www.cmog.org/artwork/barrel-0?search=collection%3A8d2949efb1830480f4b70ac16998966e&page=49
- Product Code: 2019040204
- Availability: Sold