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Powell & Sons Whitefriars Leather Bottle Glass Carafe c 1880

 

Heading : Powell & Sons Whitefriars glass carafe
Period : Victoria
Date : c1880
Origin : England
Colour : Clear
Bowl : Oval ribbed optical moulding pyramid like shape, decorated with an applied trailing of pincered fins to one side and band of rigaree around the neck.
Pontil : Polished Pontil
Glass Type : Lead
Size :   17cm tall, 4.8cm bowl, 10cm foot
Condition : Excellent
Restoration : None
Weight : 229gms

 

 

 

Additional Information : 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: 2018110614
  • Availability: Sold
  • £155.00

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