Art Deco Conical Decanter by Webb Corbett

A 1930s conical glass decanter decorated with a polished wave cut, made by Webb Corbett. Second-hand.

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What's for sale?

This is an unusual and attractive Art Deco, intaglio, glass decanter in a straight-sided, conical shape by Webb Corbett.

This was part of a range designed by Herbert Webb in 1933, featuring a series of polished cuts in a wave pattern. The flat-topped stopper mirrors the shape of the neck. 

An example of this decanter and matching glasses were part of a 2008 exhibition for Liberty of London, featuring items from its history. We've also seen a variation of this pattern with a wave and fern leaf design.

As can be the case with old decanters, this has some staining inside, on the bottom, where spirit has been left to evaporate. We've used a dark, contrasting background to show it in our last photograph. This can't be removed through normal cleaning. 

This is a great opportunity to obtain a rare decanter from a sought-after maker.

Who made it and when?

It was made by Webb Corbett (formerly Thomas Webb & Corbett) in a design introduced in 1933. 

What condition is it in?

  • Second-hand
  • In acceptable condition
  • No chips or cracks
  • As can be the case with old decanters, this has some staining inside, on the bottom, where spirit has been left to evaporate.

What are the measurements?

  • 24cm high
  • 12.5cm in diameter
  • 966 grams

If you have questions or would like more detailed pictures, just send us an email to help@3bearscottage.co.uk.

Maker
Webb Corbett
Material
glass
Period
1930s
Origin
Britain
Stock ID:
187
Out of stock.
Sold.

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