A French crystal wine decanter from the 19th century, with silver handle and top, and cut stars motifs on the body. A French crystal wine decanter from the 19th century, combining the brilliance of crystal with the opulence of silver, adorned with meticulously cut star motifs on its body. Created in France during the 19th century, this wine decanter is an epitome of elegance and craftsmanship, bringing a touch of sophistication to any setting.
The body of the decanter captivates with its exquisite cut star motifs, which catch the light beautifully, creating an effervescent play of luminosity. The perfectly proportioned round form of the decanter accentuates the depth and clarity of the crystal, while the cut motifs add a layer of texture and grace.
Our gaze is then drawn upward to the graceful neck, which leads to a sumptuously designed silver top. The top is a marvel in itself, exhibiting the fine artisanship of silverwork from the period. The sheen of the silver adds a contrast to the clarity of the crystal, providing a harmonious balance to the piece.
One of the standout features of this decanter is its silver handle, which boasts an ornate design, and gracefully arcs from the neck to the midsection of the body. The handle is not only functional but adds an aristocratic flair to the decanter, enhancing its regal appearance.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 6.5"D x 5"W x 10.5"H
Inventory Number: YY24