ITEM #: 6493 Antique English Ironstone Stoneware Funnel. Grimwades Potteries, Staffordshire England. The funnel is inserted into the center of the. Pie underneath a small hole in the pastry lid. It allows steam to escape from the pie as the. Filling heats up preventing it from bubbling up. And breaking the pastry lid. The pie from drying out keeping the filling intact. Found in northern England. Be sure to enlarge and zoom the images for a close up view. Please view all pictures for condition. Dimensions: 2 3/4 at widest point. View all photos to determine condition of item for your self. We have been in business for over 20 years. & travel to England & Europe several times. With us often to view new listed items. Thank you for looking. Please feel free to ask any questions &. I will be happy to answer them. The item “Antique English Ironstone Stoneware Funnel Pie Vent Chimney Grimwades Potteries” is in sale since Tuesday, October 17, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Other Collectible Kitchenware”. The seller is “europeanantiques” and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped to United States.