c1900 Set of 5 Educational Galt’s Copper Imperial Measures

£150.00




A nice c1900 Set of 5 copper Measuring Jugs in fine condition.

All 5 are stamped with GALT’S EARLY STAGES and are marked 1 Gallon, 1 Quart, 1 Pint, ½ Pint and 1/3 Pint, with their accordingly different size. They were produced as a practical school aid to teaching the Imperial Measures. However, the measures are constructed in the same manner as if they were for commerce.

James Galt & Co. Ltd. was established in 1836, as an educational stockist in Manchester.

Size Gallon: 22 x 19 x 19 cm (8 5/8 x 7 ½ x 7 ½ inches)
Size 1/3 Pint: 10 x 8 x 4.5 cm (4 x 3 1/8 x 1 ¾ inches)
Weight: 1261 g