A handblown and hand-etched wine ewer with a pewter hinged lid. The glass has been flashed with a ruby color then etched in a design to show a clear glass pattern. The glass under a lamp shows rich red. The ewer has a clear glass handle. The base has a polished pontil mark.
10” (25.4 cm) tall x 6 ½” (16.5 cm) wide x 5 ½” (14.0 cm) diameter. Weighs 2 lb 7.6 oz (1125 g)
There are no cracks, chips, or breaks. The ruby flash shows no scratches or marks.
Bohemian Etched Ruby Wine Ewer Circa 1900