antique english pewter 1 pint brass rim measure w r loftus circa 1900

ANTIQUE ENGLISH PEWTER 1 PINT BRASS RIM MEASURE, W R LOFTUS, CIRCA 1900.


Price

£100
| $136 USD | €111 EUR


Item Ref

P-088

Description

Description:
A brass rim measure of 1 pint Imperial capacity, the measure has a cylindrical body with ovolo banding just above the lower handle terminal. The measure has verification marks stamped either side of the handle on the brass rim. The inside of the base has a partial mark for W R Loftus Ltd of 321 Oxford Street, London. Brass rim measures are considered to have been used to measure shell fish and dry produce.
Verification marks:
Cr ER 183 Essex.
Cr ER 2 London City.
Condition:
Excellent condition with a polished silver grey finish and some small traces of light oxide.
Repairs: There are no repairs that I could detect.
Size:
Height to top rim: 4.50 in (11.50cm).
Base diameter: 4.00in (10.2cm).
Capacity: 20.00floz, 1 pint Imperial.
Weight: 731 grams.
Pewterer's reference number:
Pewter Society: - PS12612.
Cotterell: Old Pewter: Its Makers and Marks - .
Shipping costs:
UK: 10.00
Europe: 20.00
USA/Canada: 30.00
Other countries: Please ask.
Stock number: P-088.
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Internal Ref: P-088


Dimensions

Height = 11.5 cm (5")
Width = 10.2 cm (4")
Depth = 10.2 cm (4")


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