French Silver Metal Measuring Milk Pitcher, 1950s

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Vintage metal milk measuring pitcher from France, circa 1950. The polished steel pot has a tall, wide pouring spout and hinged handle. Embossed French text declares the pitcher demi-decilitre, 5 litres, and instructs that each litre is measured at the center point of the indented lines encircling the pot. This charming piece will make a fabulous utensil holder or planter.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Metal
  • Condition
    Good. Great vintage condition with light tarnishing and a few superficial scuffs, all typical for its age and use..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    11.75 in. H x 11.25 in. W x 12.75 in. D
    30 cm H x 29 cm W x 32 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU86909230273
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