Late Victorian Cranberry Glass Jug and Bowl

Late Victorian Cranberry Glass Jug and Bowl

SKU: RJ01513
£45.00Price

Cranberry glass is a reddish pink glass made by adding gold salts or colloidal gold to molten glass, first made during the late Roman empire, but this skill was then lost. It was rediscovered by Bohemian glass makers in the 17th century. Cranberry glass reached its height during Victorian England.

 

This is a hand made cranberry glass water jug, with a hand applied clear handle, and bowl. With white glass decoration on the outside.

 

Condition is good with no cracks or chips.

 

Dimensions: Bowl: 14cm wide x 8cm, Jug 9cm x 10cm