London: English Wine and Spirit Trade Defense Fund, 1933. Softcover. Off-white illus. wraps with black lettering. 91 pp. + 135 bw plates. VG--, book in very nice condition, nice and tight, but with age-toned cover. Item #32966
Title above taken from cover; title on title page: Loan Exhibition of Drinking Vessels, Books, Documents, etc. etc. etc. Catalogue from the exhibition held at Vintners' Hall in London, June-July 1933. Vessels in the exhibition include with those of Tudor, Elizabethan and Jacobean times made of pottery, leather, silver, glass, and more (even Ostrich eggs!). Uncommon and comprehensive, a delightul reference. Most examples are English, but others are included as well. Includes information about documents, books and more. With advertisements in the back, equally entertaining.
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