A James Powell & Sons Whitefriars Leather Bottle Glass Carafe c1880

Heading : A James Powell and sons "leather bottle" carafe
Period :
Victoria c1880
Origin :
England
Colour :
Clear
Neck :
Rigaree band
Body :
Ovoid, conical. Applied pincered vertival trailing to represent a seam. Internal optical moulding
Base :
Polished pontil
Glass Type : Lead.
Size :    21cms tall
Condition : Excellent, minimal water clouding on internal the base
Restoration : None
Weight :  414 grams

The form was inspired by early flasks made of leather hence the  name ‘the oval leather bottle’. This very form appears in the James Powell & Sons catalogue for 1880. All  very "renaissance revival"

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  • Product Code: 22080309
  • Availability: 1
  • £160.00


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