Antique Water Purifying Filter, English, Ceramic, Decorative, Victorian, C.1870

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Material Ceramic
Width (cm) 34.50
Depth (cm) 31.50
Height (cm) 36.50
Product Code ‌18.749

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Location United Kingdom
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This is an antique water purifying filter. An English, ceramic decorative piece, dating to the mid Victorian period, circa 1870. Fascinating filtration system representing Victorian ingenuity Displays a desirable aged patina with some small marks under close inspection Of pleasing weight, the ceramic presents a mellow caramel appearance beneath a lightly polished finish Domed top with thick rim and perforated filter insert within the neck Small cup handles to each side, with scroll shaped form and decorative finish Large relief maker's mark to front reads 'London & General Water Purifying Company' Further reads 'F.H. Danchell's Patent' set within a shield device bearing the Royal coat of arms The whole stands upon a trio of squat bun feet recessed beneath a rolled edge moulding This is a charming antique water purifying filter, with superb Victorian appeal and decorative interest. Delivered polished and ready to display. Dimensions: Max Width: 34.5cm (13.5'') Max Depth: 31.5cm (12.5'') Max Height: 36.5cm (14.25'').

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