Old French Dark Green Glass Demijohn. Wine Bottle Wire and Raffia. His rustically charming old French demijohn is actually a 2 ½ gallon green glass wine bottle encased in wire and braided raffia and has a handle in woven raffia.
In French it is called a. In honor of the first Queen Jeanne of Naples, Countess of Provence, who encouraged a Provencal glassmaker to create this type of wine bottle in a basket. This charming demijohn was used -- as they still are today in France -- to preserve wine or fruit brandy. This particular one comes from the Armagnac region in Southwest France. In very good condition, with the exception of a few chips on the edge of the neck, this piece will add a charming and extremely authentic French touch to your home décor!
Circumference: 36 inches (91 ½ cm). Height: 15 inches (38 cm).Capacity: 2.64 gallons (10 liters). Weight: 6.50 pounds 2951 gr. Diameter of the neck opening (interior - exterior): 1. 2 inches (3 - 5 cm). These charges are the buyers responsibility.
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The item "Authentic Vintage French Dark Green Glass Demijohn Bonbonne Wine Bottle Raffia" is in sale since Tuesday, December 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Modern (1900-Now)\Wine".The seller is "jerrymartel" and is located in Agen. This item can be shipped worldwide.