Date & Origin
England, c1850. Period of Victoria.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 20.5cm Diameter: 11.5cm.
A superb example of a 19th century celery vase with a lipped round funnel bowl with large oval and vertical cutting. Capstan stem on a conical foot with polished pontil.
The Great Exhibition also known as Crystal Palace constructed from a cast iron frame and glass opens, attracting six million people (equivalent to a third of the entire population of Great Britain) between 1 May to 15 October 1851.