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6002 A Plain Victorian Magnum Claret Jug


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This is a magnum claret jug of plain form, the body being of ovoid fromsurmounted by a tall cylindrical neck with a tricorn rim.   It has a plain loop handle and is fitted with a hollow pear-shaped stopper with a knob finial.

It may be of interest that we also have a pair of almost matching half-bottle claret jugs of the same pattern.

Date: c.1890

Dimensions: 14.5", 36.8 cm. high incl. stopper

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