Swanky Swig Glass Set of Four – Stars

$35.00

1 in stock

Description

These four glasses were used by Kraft for their Lemon Curd Spread & Conserves.  They feature large stars.  They also produced a version with small stars.  Large stars were available in the following colours:  Orange, Pale Green & Dark Green, White, Pale Blue & Dark Blue, Yellow, Red = eight to collect to create a full set.

These vintage 1950-1960’s glasses are unique to Australia. Known as Swanky Swig glasses, they began life as condiment jars for companies Kraft, Sanitarium, ETA (peanut butter), Cottee’s, Barnes Honey, Grieg’s Honey, Farmer’s Union & Gardner’s and one would have contained Vegemite, Marmite, Peanut Butter, Mayonnaise, sweet spread like Lemon Butter, Conserves, Savoury Relish and pastes for sandwiches, honey, cocktail onions or nuts. Once the contents were consumed, re use and collect the glasses to form a set of many colours.