Antique Confit Pot
ANTIQUE CONFIT POT
These delightful, ANTIQUE CONFIT POTS , look great and dramatic on any stylish setting . Use for a floral arrangement at the centre of the table or a bold plant display like we have done . They have 2 carrying handles on the side & a worn out painted design around the circumference.
Confit is French and means “to preserve” . They were used for storing cooked meats and then buried in the ground . This storage process preserved the cooked meat without refrigeration and could then be enjoyed throughout the winter months. The bottom halves were left unglazed for burying in the ground .
These old pots show a level imperfections indicative of it’s age . This will include roughness in the finish, & chips on the base, all adding to the character & charm of the product.
If you would like more information or more photos of the ANTIQUE CONFIT POT before purchasing we would be delighted to help.
Approx height is 32 cms x 28 cms at the widest part & 20 cms at the top opening
Delivery for these antique vases are special courier at £12.00