A Victorian 20 Fluid Ounce (One Pint) Carafe c1870

Heading :  A Victorian 20 Fluid Ounce (One Pint) Carafe
Date 
c1870
Period : 
Victoria
Origin : 
England
Colour : 
Clear
Neck 
Cylindrical with a rounded, flared rim; applied collar terminating in annular rings to both top and bottom
Body 
Pillar-moulded with broad ribs
Base : 
plain
Glass Type : Lead.
Size :   17.2 cm tall; 37.3cm diameter at widest point
Condition : Very good; an irregularly-shaped bubble between the neck and applied collar
Restoration : None
Weight :  526 grams

Notes :  Very much in the style of many much smaller spirit measures, but there has to be a cut-off point between one classification and another, and one full pint seems as good a point as any at which the distinction between measures and carafes should be made !

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  • Product Code: 21091545
  • Availability: Sold
  • £45.00

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