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A Scottish One Gill Pillar Moulded Spirit Measure c1870

Heading : A Scottish One Gill Pillar Moulded Spirit Measure c1880
Period : Victoria c1870
Origin : England 
Colour : Clear 
Neck : Elongated and flared
Stem : Bulbous with pillar moulded base
Pontil : Polished
Glass Type : Lead 
Size : 12.5 cm height,
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks 
Restoration : None 
Weight:  466grams 

This may have been manufactured at any time form 1860 to 1880. In the weights and measured act of 1878 it became mandatory for measures for be marked. Fill lines were added to existing measures and newly made measures were marked at the manufacturer. The fill line on this example is inexact and it spirals a little. This strong suggests that it pre-dates the 1878.

 

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  • Product Code: 21042412
  • Availability: Sold
  • £45.00

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