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French Gilt Tapered Body Decanter with Wine Glass- 18th Century

$650per set


Antique 18th century blown decanter and single glass. (There is a second glass with a repair which will be included at no charge). This style of decanter so popular in the eighteenth century is referred to as a tapered body. The neck is silesian cut while the base has cut fluting. The body is hand painted in gold with floral swags held up with bows and tassels. There is a pontil in the base. The stopper is of a very unusual heart shape. There is some slight wear to the gilding not uncommon with its age. There are no chips or cracks. The decanter is 9.5" t x 3.25" dia. The wine glass is 4.25" t x 2.25" dia. (This item is eligible for a gift box upon request)


  • Dimensions
    Height: 9.5 in. (24.13 cm)Diameter: 3.25 in. (8.26 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Fourth Quarter of the 18th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. There is slight wear to the gilding.
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU838611794701

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-6 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: West Palm Beach, FL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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