Date & Origin
England, c1970. Period of Elizabeth II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 26.6cm Diameter: 10cm
20th century amethyst Thomas Webb decanter. A mallet form decanter with a hollow ball stopper. The base is polished and bares the Thomas Webb mark used from 1966-1980.
Hand-blown around the time the lunar module Eagle/Apollo 11 landed on the lunar surface. An estimated 500 million people worldwide watched as Neil Armstrong took his historic first steps on the Moon at 10:56 pm ET on the 21st of July 1969.