Blown Glass Storage Barrel, Keg, Cooler, Dispenser

Unknown Maker, Medium Olive-Amber, Possibly France

Blown Glass Storage Barrel, Keg, Cooler, Dispenser

Large mold-blown keg used for storing brandy, liqueur, wine, beer, syrup and/or for blending and fining liquids. The faceted bilge centered by concentric rings; retains what is likely the original brass spigot/tap; sheared finish to top… bunghole is beautifully finished.

Item Date: 19th Century

Estimated Year: 1800

Measurement: Height: 16.5"

Item Condition: Excellent

Literature: See Antique Glass Bottles - Their History and Evolution (1500-1850) by Willy Van den Bossche, page 209, plate 158 [2].

Price: $1,750

SKU 492-209

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