Interesting French Engraved Pewter Beer Canister, Now Electrified

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An unusual and substantial late 19th Century French engraved pewter beer canister, with foliate engraving now mounted with wooden fittings and electrified.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1880-1900.
  • Period
    19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Pewter
  • Condition
    Good. Wooden mounts later, now electrified. Recently rewired..
    Dimensions
    36.5 in. H x 12 in. W x 9.75 in. D
    93 cm H x 30 cm W x 25 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU8552776296
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2008

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Located in San Francisco, CA

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  • The Art and Antique Dealers League of America
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