A Stevens and Williams scotch whisky decanter and stopper
Lot 79
A rare Stevens and Williams scotch whisky decanter and stopper by Joshua Hodgetts, circa 1880
Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium
Lot Details
A rare Stevens and Williams scotch whisky decanter and stopper by Joshua Hodgetts, circa 1880
The small bottle in the shape of an inverted thistle applied with a clear glass loop handle, the stopper forming a dram glass also in the shape of a thistle, overlaid in green glass and intaglio cut through to the clear with bold, wave-like palmettes and floral motifs beneath a band of fine diaper, the base star-cut, 19.2cm high (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Peter Meyer Collection
    This was the last piece of glass that Peter Meyer bought in these rooms 30 May 2012, lot 86
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