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Copper jug

Description

Copper jug; squat shape with wide everted rim and wide foot ring; slightly tapering hollow handle attached with three copper rivets; stamped on front under pouring lip 'QUART'; inside rim stamped 'C' over '51' and illegible Royal stamp; lined with tin(?); dented around body, hole in body, soldering on top of handle.

  • Object number

    STRST : SBT 1993-31/527

  • Material

    metal copper

  • Measurements

  • Height

    180 mm

  • Diameter

    80 mm (mouth)
    135 mm

  • Marks & inscriptions

    QUART C51,

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust