London, South Kensington
2 May 2012
A BOHEMIAN CUT AND ENAMELLED LIME-GREEN GLASS DECANTER AND STOPPER
LATE 19TH CENTURY
Made for the Persian market, cut with shaped panels, enamelled with flowers and scrolls and applied with glass 'jewels'
19 7/8 in. (50.5 cm.) high
Bearing paper label for Yazdani Gallery, London.
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