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Cut Glass Cruet Set In Silver plate Stand
Item location: Parrearra, Queensland, Australia
Technical specifications, photos and description:
This is vintage or antique item and can be expected to show signs of age and use. am not an expert, and have described the set as well as can, including any faults observed. Please check the photos and ask questions to help you decide. Five cut glass bottles, three with blown glass stoppers and two with silver plate tops (one hinged and with spoon hole, one stamped out with star-shaped shaker holes). Pattern of lines and dots cut into the glass. The stand is oval-shaped and has detachable handle and guide to keep the bottles in place (secured in place with wing-nut underneath). There are four beautifully patterned feet supporting the stand, and rope-like pattern on the top band. Very solid and heavy. The silver plate has been lost from some small patches on the floor of the stand under the bottles, and on the central dividing guide. One of the stoppered bottles has been repaired neatly, but the repair is visible against dark background. One of the stoppers has sliver of glass missing from the post, not visible when in place. See photos. Bottles up to 19 cm or 7.5 inches high with stoppers. Stopper posts are all different sizes and not interchangeable. Measures 28 cm or 11 inches high to top of handle. Stand width 16.5 14 cm or 6.5 5.5 inches. Weight is almost 1.5 kg without packing. International postage will be expensive.
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