Vintage VIRESA Green Glass Demijohn Bottle - Jug Nestled in Woven Wrap w/ 2 Bangle Handles

Vintage VIRESA Green Glass Demijohn Bottle - Jug Nestled in Woven Wrap w/ 2 Bangle Handles

Sale price $99.00 Regular price $155.00

 

Product Description:  This decoratively wrapped green demijohn jug by Viresa was most likely once used to store wine.  Made of thick, heavy glass, it showcases the embossed name, VIRESA at the top edge.  The bulbous shape with a wide, open mouth is perfect for displaying a spray of fresh or dried flowers.  The glass exhibits two molded seams which extend up and over on the lip edge.  A large dimple or punt can be felt inside the base of the bottle.  What makes this decorative piece even more special is the hand-woven wrapping surrounding the circumference of the bottle and base along with two bangle handles.  Normally you find vintage demijohns glass bottles nestled in wicker covers, although this wrap is a bit unique and boasts a Southwestern Spanish or rustic feel. 

Note:  For decorative purposes only. Cork not included.

Circa:  Possibly mid-1900’s

Dimensions:
Height: 9 ½”
Outside Diameter of Top:  4 5/8” across (outer to outer lip)
Ïnside Diameter of Top:  3 ¾” (across inside)

Capacity: 4 Liter

Weight:  5 pounds 2 ounces

Material:  Glass and Other Woven Material

Markings:  VIRESA

Origin:  Believed to be Spain

Condition:  Previously owned – used.  Ring handles are in very good condition.  No chips or cracks around rim.  Balance of bottle cannot be seen due to wrapping although it does hold liquid with no noticeable leaks.  Bottom of wrapping does exhibit tears and wear from use.    

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