Hand-blown in traditional, Bristol, cobalt blue, this antique decanter features hand painted gilt trompe l'oeil decoration on the body and lozenge stopper. This decanter is in a mallet form and marked Hollands, a popular gin at the time. It is a decorative and useful piece that makes a stronger statement when used as a pair or group.
DATE c. 1790
DIMENSIONS Width 3 Depth 3 Height 9.5 in.