Decanter

Ref: 2108
  • Designer / Maker

    Designed by Dr Christopher Dresser (1834-1904)

    Manufactured by Hukin & Heath (1855-1953)

  • Detail

    Glass and silver

    22.7 cm (high)

    English (London), 1879/80

  • Marked

    ‘JWH / JTH’ and hallmarked for London, 1879/80

    The lid engraved ‘CE’ (interlaced)

  • Notes

    An example of this model, from the Andrew McIntosh Patrick collection was included in recent exhibitons about Dresser: Milan (2001) and New York and London (2004).  The same piece was also published by Halén (1990, pl. 190) and Durant (1993, p. 85).

    A decanter of this model was exhibited by Blairman at Maastricht 2017, and another is currently on loan to the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.