A rare collection of large copper haystack measures, pitchers, jugs (100376)
A rare collection of nine copper haystack measures, c 1830s. These jugs were originally made to measure ale, cider and other spirits in pubs and have the size stamped to the side of each pitcher. Made of copper with original handles, lead stamps and brass labels.
The wide rims suggest that these are early examples. This collection comes from a specialist collector, and is a rare find. Half a gallon measure: 21cm.
The item "A rare collection of large copper haystack measures, pitchers, jugs (100376)" is in sale since Thursday, December 22, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Metalware\Copper".
The seller is "walcottrading" and is located in Neston, Cheshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.
- Product: Haystack measures
- Original/Repro: Original
- Style/Period: Georgian
- Age: Pre-1800
- Additional Material: Copper
- Country of Origin: English