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Sowerby Victorian Blue Milk Glass Basket Bowl - Marked

Sowerby Victorian Blue Milk Glass Basket Bowl - Marked
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Product Number: WS10862

£25.00
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Description

A wonderful Victorian pressed glass basket bowl, made in blue Milk glass (also known as Vitro-Porcelain glass. Made by British company Sowerby in the 1880's, and bears their trademark of a peacock on the inside base. This design, pattern number 1159 is shown on page 1 of Sowerby's Illustrated Pattern Book No IX, issued in June 1882. This particular colour range was called Turquoise.

Size

Measures approx 2.25 inches tall by 4.5 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Has a couple of small nicks to the base rim, and a couple of manufacturing firing lines in the glass, which might look a bit like cracks to the untrained eye, but are quite normal for this type of glassware. All shown in final pictures.