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Continental soda glass jug in cobalt blue

Continental soda glass jug in cobalt blue

This is what we believe to be a hand-blown, "Bristol" blue glass cider or wine jug dating from the beginning of the 19th century, c1810.  The jug is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot consistent with some 200 years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the base of the kicked-in foot. 
 
The jug has a baluster-shaped bowl measuring 5.2 cm (2.1 inches) in diameter at the pouring rim.  The bowl is plain.  The jug is 8.5 cm (3.4 inches) in diameter at its widest point and is 15.5 cm (6.2 inches) in height. There is a single handle of simple form which is attached last to the bottom of the...

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Price: £55.00

Early Victorian blue mould-blown guest decanter

Early Victorian blue mould-blown guest decanter

This is what we believe to be a scarce, blue, Victorian, mould-blown guest decanter or spirit measure dating from the middle of the 19th century, c1840.   These were supposed to be given to guests, filled with their favourite tipple, to take to their bedside with them when retiring for the evening.  Others believe them to be spirit measures.  In any case a nice piece of glass.
 
The item is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear commensurate with some 150 years of use.  
 
The decanter is mallet-shaped and is decorated with ten moulded "fins" around the bowl and with a large ring to the neck, between two...

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Price: £75.00

George IV/William IV white opaline enameled cream jug

George IV/William IV white opaline enameled cream jug

This is what we believe to be a George IV/William IV, white opaline, cold-enameled cream jug dating from the start of the 19th century, c1830.   
 
The jug is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with some 200 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.  
 
The jug is of baluster form in the white opaline colourway and measures 6 cm (2.4 inches) by 7 cm (2.8 inches) at the rim.  The jug is decorated with the remains of a cold-gilded band beneath the pouring rim and cold enameled flowers to the front.  The jug sits on a short conical foot which measures 5.4 cm (2.2 inches) in...

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Price: £65.00

George IV/William IV white opaline enameled cream jug

George IV/William IV white opaline enameled cream jug

This is what we believe to be a George IV/William IV, white opaline, cold-enameled cream jug dating from the start of the 19th century, c1830.    
 
The jug is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with some 200 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.  
 
The jug is of baluster form in the white opaline colourway and measures 6 cm (2.4 inches) by 7.3 cm (2.9 inches) at the rim.  The jug is decorated with the remains of a red, cold-enameled band beneath the pouring rim and cold enameled flowers to the front.  The jug sits on a short conical foot which...

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Price: £65.00

Late Georgian Bristol blue anchovy cruet

Late Georgian Bristol blue anchovy cruet

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, "Bristol" blue anchovy sugarloaf-shaped cruet dating from the turn of the 18th/19th centuries, c1800.   
 
The cruet is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the base consistent with some 200 years of use.  
 
The cruet has a gilded pouring lip and is round in cross-section.  The cruet is decorated with a gilt faux label for Anchovy "suspended" from a gilt chain.  The polished base measures 4.5 cm (1.8 inches) in diameter and sports a polished out pontil mark.   The cruet measures 9.8 cm (3.9 inches) in height without the...

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Price: £105.00

Late Georgian Bristol blue brandy taper decanter

Late Georgian Bristol blue brandy taper decanter

This is what we believe to be a scarce late Georgian, "Bristol" blue brandy taper decanter dating from the beginning of the 19th century, c1820.   
 
The decanter is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear commensurate with some 200 years of use.  
 
The decanter is taper shaped and is decorated with a gilded faux label for Brandy.   The base is plain and has had the pontil mark polished out.  The base measures 8 cm (3.2 inches) in diameter.  The decanter is 18.3 cm (7.3 inches) in height without the stopper and 22.8 cm (9.1 inches) in height with the stopper...

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Price: £95.00


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