Description & Technical information

A pair of George IV decanters from the Lambton Service by the Wear Flint Glassworks of Sunderland.

Date:  1823
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Glass
Dimensions: 30.5 x 12.5 cm (12 x 4⁷/₈ inches)
Provenance: Commissioned for John George Lambton, Lambton Hall, Co. Durham, England.
Ronald Phillips Ltd., London, England.
Private collection, Northern Ireland.
Literature: Andy McConnell, The Decanter, An Illustrated History of Glass from 1650, London 2004, pp. 278/279, plates 391/392.
Categories: Works of Art