Date & Origin
France, c1860. French Second Empire.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 38.4cm Diameter: 11cm.
A Large olive green 19th century Napoleon III sealed wine bottle. Parts of the original cork, above a tapering neck leads to a cylindrical body with the seal of Napoleon III. This all rests upon a high kick base.
Hand-blown around the time of the Second Opium War from 1856 to 1860.