French cider measure

French cider measure

Code: F18890

Dimensions:W: 28cm (11")H: 30.5cm (12")Di: 22cm (8.7")

£175.00 Approx $211.61, €191.05

A nineteenth century, French copper cider measure. As these jugs were measures they come in a range of sizes, like the English harvest jugs, and this is quite a small example. The jug was filled to the low point, just above the handle, thus giving the measure. This example is made from a heavy gauge of copper and it dates from c.1880. The copper has a slightly planished finish and the jug has a wide rim. It is in very good condition.
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