Rare 19th Century Richardson Glass Comport c1890

£180.00 $237.15 Product Code: 2018110605

knowledge Date & Origin 

England, c1890. Period of Victoria.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions 

Height: 14.7cm Bowl diameter: 18.4cm Foot diameter: 10.7cm.

Weight

483 grams

Technical Description 

19th century Richardson glass comport. A wide trumpet bowl with pillow moulding. The bowl is further decorated with applied blue trailing and a band of clear rigaree. The knopped stem also features applied rigaree. A folded conical foot supports the piece. This is an exceptionally rare piece,

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time the German firm Bayer patented aspirin on the 6th of March 1889.

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