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Set of Five Early 20th Century Teal Blue Green Demijohns, Lady Jeanne or Carboys

Date: early 20th Century
PRICE: $ 1300
Dimensions: H 48cm Diameter 30cm
Shipping: $800

Very decorative set of 5 old blue-ish green blown glass bottles know as Demijohn, Lady Jeanne or Carboy.
Made and used somewhere between 1900 and 1950.

Three of them have a capacity of 20 Liters or approximately 5.3 US Gallons or 4.4 UK Gallons
One holds 15 litres or approximately 4 US Gallons or 3.3 UK Gallons
And the smallest holds 10 litres or approximately 2.6US Gallons or 2.2 UK Gallons

Sizes from big to small:
48cm high, 29cm in diameter, 19" x 11.4"
47cm high, 30cm in diameter, 18.5" x 11.8" (the 'youngest' 1950 marked V. Ayelense)
46cm high, 30cm in diameter, 18.1" x 11.8"
43cm high, 24cm in diameter, 16.9" x 9.5"
40cm high, 22cm in diameter, 15.8" x 8.7"

These old glass bottles are characterized by bubbles and slight imperfections, they show hand manufacturing
and generations of using.


For all inquiries and shipping quotes send me an email on: zuskorsten@gmail.com