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An Extremely Rare Regency Cut Glass Decanter Coaster

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Jeff Sims Antiques

Description

An extremely rare example of Regency period cut glass, probably of Irish origin. This is a wine coaster for a decanter. Often mistaken for the similar shaped bases for a butter dish, this is a scarce and desirable item with a practical use. It is of circular form with a drop centre to hold a decanter. The wide turned over rim has hobnail cut design. To the centre the base has deep fan cutting. A wonderful example of Georgian decorative and usable glass. Dimensions below.
Postage and packing 10.00 UK
20.00 Worldwide
Condition :- Excellent with no serious chips or cracks. It has a few bumps around the base edge, commensurate with age and use.
Origin :- Irish.
Date :- c1820.
Diameter :- 19 cms.
Height :- 2 cms.
Decanter base area :- 11.5 cms.
Payment by DEBIT/CREDIT CARD, PAYPAL, BANK TRANSFER or UK cheque please. Great care is taken with packing and only 'signed for' postal options are used.
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Regency.

Dimensions

Height = 2 cm (0.8")
Width = 19 cm (7.5")
Depth = 19 cm (7.5")

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