Antique ironstone pie funnel - The Gourmet Pie Cup

Antique ironstone pie funnel - The Gourmet Pie Cup

This listing is for an antique white ironstone “the gourmet pie cup” pie funnel. The front face is decorated with an under glaze black transfer, the belted roundel topped with a Victorian crown and the middle showing '369793 patent made in England'.

These little kitchen tools were placed in the middle of a pie to support the pastry crust while cooking. They would also let the steam out, helping to prevent the filling from boiling up and going through the crust.This would make a great gift for someone who’s passionate about baking as they are still very handy and usable, or display beautifully in a classic Victorian kitchen or white ironstone collection.

 

Approximate dimensions:

5.8cm diameter

8.1cm tall

 

Condition:

In good antique condition with one small hair on the tip.
Nicely stained and covered in age related glaze crazing.

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