Large Copper French WWI Trench Sprayer – Eclair Vermorel
First World War period British ‘Vermorel’ sprayer used to neutralise trenches and dugouts which had been contaminated with chlorine gas. Equipment based on the pre-war ‘Vermorel Knapsack Sprayers’ designed for spraying fruit trees, flowers and vegetables.
Great historical piece and a wonderful decorative item with fabulous patina to the copper surface.
Removable lid and maker’s mark clearly displayed on the front.
Item has been waxed to give a nice shine.
Size. 45cm high. 36cm wide. 19cm deep. weight 5.9kg
Please note that vintage items show signs of age and wear and tear which are all contribute to the patina which distinguishes vintage and antique items from new.
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