Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a beautiful antique 3-bottle Tantalus with tall crystal bottles with facet cut glass stoppers fitted into nice silver plated stand, c. This lovely Tantalus set contains three tall crystal decanters decorated with an elaborate etched design with flowers and swags.
The neck of each decanter is panel cut and the base has a multi-cut star design. Each stopper has an overall panel cut design. The bottles are made of heavy glass and are fitted in a tri-fold shaped silver plated stand decorated with beading and a round handle at top. Stand sits on three elaborate feet.
Each bottle (including stopper) is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. The stoppers are original to each bottle and fit perfectly. There is rubbing on the base from normal wear commensurate with age (see photos). No other noted flaws or problems with any bottle.The silver plated stand is in good Estate condition with no repairs. There is minor wear to the silver plating, however, the stand is lovely and can be used as is without any distraction.
If desired, the bottles could be used without the fitted stand. Stand is marked on base with pseudo hallmarks.Stand measures 14" high at handle and 8 3/8" wide (from foot to foot). Bottles measure 11" high (to top of stopper) and 8" high to lip of bottle with the base measuring 3 1/4 in diameter.
We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "ANTIQUE ETCHED 3-BOTTLE TANTALUS, TALL CRYSTAL DECANTERS IN SILVER PLATE STAND" is in sale since Monday, May 15, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Glassware\Elegant\Unknown Maker".
The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.