'The Mecca' hot water bottle
Earthenware hot water bottle given the trade name "the Mecca", flattened oval shape, screw stopper, Grimwades Ltd, maker, English, 1850-1900.
Stunning white bottle, such a beautiful shape its so tactile. Perfect to use as a prop, vase or even a door stop. Has fantastic typography on the base too. The holes were for rope to be thred through to carry it so as not to burn yourself.