Decanter

Ref: 2652
  • Designer / Maker / Retailer

    Designed by Archibald Knox (1864-1933)

    The glass manufactured by James Powell & Sons, Whitefriars Glass Works (1834-1980)

    Retailed by Liberty & Co. (1875-present)

  • Detail

    Silver and glass

    Height: 35 cm

    English (Birmingham), 1903

  • Provenance

    […]; acquired in London, 1950s; private collection

  • Note

    The design for the present decanter is in the ‘Liberty Silver Sketch Book’ p. 305, no. 2066 (Westminster Archive Centre, see below).

    No other example of this model has been recorded; it will be included in the new edition (in preparation) of Stephen Martin, Archibald Knox, first edition, London, 1980, revised edition 1995.

  • Collection

    Private collection