Pair Antique Regency/William IV Prismatic & Lens Cut Green Glass Wine Decanters (Code 2035)
A pair of quality cut glass decanters dating to the William IV period c1835. The necks are prism cut as are the tops of the stoppers. The rest of the bodies and stoppers are covered with lens cuts and the bases are star cut. Decanters of this form were usually used for white wine or hock and became increasingly popular though the mid 19th century. This pair are larger than average, not quite magnum sized but they hold about 1200ml. Fine examples for display or careful use.
Very good for type and period, one chip to the neck as shown, other smaller nicks. Minor chipping and nibbling to the stoppers and the opening of the decanter where the stoppers are fitted. Some watermarking to bases, but nothing to spoil them.
Height: 37 cm ( 14 1/2 inch) with stoppers fitted
Width: 10.5 cm ( 4 1/8 inch)
Weight: 2760 grams (before packing).
Stock Code: 2035 FB20-1
Shipping is free for most UK destinations but there may be a supplement for remote or offshore locations.
For overseas buyers please refer to the shipping tables, this item is in: Band C
New items are added frequently to Blue Cherry Antiques, please remember to check back regularly!
We Also Recommend
Antique George V 9ct Gold Mourning Ring With Garnet Cabochon & Diamond WW1 UK Size P1/2 (Code A982)
Vintage 9ct Gold & Large Emerald Cut Citrine Cocktail / Dress Ring UK Size M1/2 (Code A984)
Japanese Satsuma Ware Cup Saucer Trio by Uchida - Antique Meiji Period Pottery (Code 2588)
Moorcroft Spring Flowers Pattern Vintage Art Pottery Plate with Sea Green Ground (Code 2299)