A rare Edinburgh and Leith Crystal Decanter and six matching glasses dating to c1910.
The decanter has its original lozenge stopper with curving flute cuts on a circular foot. The pattern is matched on the six glasses and all pieces are marked E&L.
Exceptionally rare to find the decanter and the glasses as a set.
Illustrated on page 190 of Dr Jill Turnbull's book.
Date & Origin
Excellent. No chips, cracks or restoration. Clean and clear.
Decanter Height: 27cm (including stopper) Diameter: 9cm
Glasses Height: 6.5cm Diameter: 4.7cm
This piece comes from the Dr Jill Turnbull collection which was put together as part of Jill's research for her books, including 'From Goblets to Gaslights, The Scottish Glass Industry 1750-2006. Exhibit will be presenting the collection for sale over the coming months.