Antique Albers Creameries Damper Roller
Regular price £575
A counter top damper roller, made of white ironstone pottery with black transfer decoration to both sides for 'Albers Creameries - The Margarine Makers', making this an extremely rare and significant piece of Victorian/Edwardian advertising.
Filled with water and used to dampen letter edges and stamps, one side of the base shows the price per lb for 'Blue Star' & 'Ensign' margarine, with the other displaying the business address:
Albers Creameries Ltd, The Margarine Makers
24/27 Rood Lane, London, E.C.
Base: 4-1/2" x 3" x 1-5/8" tall
Roller: 4" x 1-1/2" diameter
Professional restoration to two small hairlines on one end of the base, and to a small flake underneath.