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Antique English Acid-Etched Crystal and Sterling Silver Decanters 1853

Antique English Acid-Etched Crystal and Sterling Silver Decanters 1853


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1900: Item # 1288734

Please refer to our stock # BI944 when inquiring.
 $12,025.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $18,500.00
 
Pair of wonderful Victorian acid-etched decanters with sterling silver mounts. Made by Charles Thomas Fox and George Fox in London in 1853.

Each: tapering cylindrical neck with helmet mouth, scroll handle, baluster body, knop, and flat circular foot. Ovoid stopper with faceted neck and frosted plug. Acid-etched foliage and scrolls with classical profiles in scrolled oval frames to body and stopper. Cut ornament to foot underside. Neck, shoulder, and mouth have silver mount with strapwork, classical profiles in scrolled oval frames, and pierced scrolls, foliage, and flowers. Silver handle with flower cap. Sumptuous Victorian mid-century design. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with rich patina.

Dimensions: H 16 1/2 x W 4 7/8 x D 4 7/8 in. BI944