Czech Art Deco decanter set with Emperor Penguin motif in clear and frosted crystal.
The simple rectangular decanter features a penguin couple with their chick on the molded and frosted stopper. The glasses depict an Emperor Penguin with an unhatched egg at his feet on the molded and frosted stem, supporting an octagonal cocktail glass. *
Unmarked, attributed to Czechoslovakia, circa 1930s.
The decanter is 4 1/2” (11.5cm) by 3 1/4” (8.2cm), 11 1/4” (28.6cm) high.
The glasses are 3 1/2” (9cm) high, 3” (7.5cm) diameter at the widest.
$2800 for the set.
* Male Emperor Penguin incubate the egg, hatched one at a time, by balancing the egg on their feet and keeping it warm with a layer of feathered skin called a brood pouch.
The perfect gift to show appreciation for a protective father!