This exquisite cordial set is a remarkable example of Bohemian glass artistry from Czechoslovakia, dating back to the mid-20th century. It features a striking cobalt blue egg-shaped decanter with a distinctive gold trim, accompanied by six elegant cordial glasses. Each piece is meticulously crafted, showcasing the vibrant intensity of cobalt glass, which was highly sought after during this period for its deep, rich hue and the way it captures the light.
The decanter and glasses are adorned with delicate, hand-painted gold accents that emphasize their contours and add a touch of opulence. The egg-shaped decanter is not only a symbol of hospitality and celebration but also a nod to the traditional Easter customs that are an integral part of Czech culture. The set is an authentic representation of the region’s glass-making heritage, known for its exceptional quality and beauty.
Such pieces were often used for serving traditional fruit brandies or liqueurs and were a staple in the sophisticated European households. The bottom of the decanter bears the maker's mark, which authenticates its origin and adds to its collectible value.
This set would make a stunning addition to any collection of vintage glassware and is sure to be a conversation starter. Whether displayed as a centerpiece or used on special occasions, it reflects a bygone era of elegance and craftsmanship.
Antique Czech Cobalt Blue Egg Shaped Decanter with Glass Cordial Set
10" H x 5.5" Diameter
The majority of the gold painted design on the exterior has worn off. There is one missing glass to make this a complete set. Overall, good condition for the age. (refer to photos)
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