Six antique Regency colorless glass wine rinsers with slab-cut half-fluting and polished base. Price is for (6) rinsers.
A wine rinser or cooler was traditionally used to rinse or chill the diner's wine glass between formal dinner courses. A rinser is placed next to the each place setting at the dining table. The spout is designed to hold the stem of the glass with the wine glass inverted. Today they also make attractive bowls or vases.
PLACE OF ORIGIN
England | United Kingdom
George III (1760-1820)
Early 19th century
(6) Width 5.5 Depth 4.25 Height 3.75 inches
Note: an assembled set of similar rinsers. Some slight variations of size.