quart james yates measure
offered for sale is this very nice quart bulbous pub measure made by james yates of birmingham, england 1837-1899. james specialized in pubware and drinking vessels. much of his work was exported all over the world including north america, africa and AUSTRALIA. his pewter was cast and well finished. this quart stands 6 3/16” tall, is 6 1/2” long and has a top diameter of 4 1/4”. it is marked next to the handle on the rim and has a “vr 32” excise mark on the front. the condition is very good.