A rare set of five copper and brass imperial measure petrol cans,
for 'Monmouthshire County Council Weights and Measures Department', the petrol measures comprising five, four, three, two and half gallon examples, each labelled 'Monmouthshire County Council' to the sides,
five gallon, 54cm high overall
half gallon, 30cm high overall (5)
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Sold for £1,100
Some tarnishing and verdigris to all the measures.
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Auction: Design - Two Day Sale, Tue, 17th May 2022
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