Rare & Original Art Deco Blown Glass Duck Decanter by Karl Palda for your consideration. The duck decanter measures approx. 11 1/4 inches tall and approx. 13 inches from beak to tail feathers. First half 20th Century; Czechoslovakian.
“The firm of Karl Palda was founded in 1888 in Haida, Nový Bor, Bohemia (now the Czech Republic). A well-respected Art Deco glass manufacturer and well-known maker of geometric designed pieces in particular decanters, decanter sets, vases, candlesticks, vanity sets, toilet sets and perfume bottles.” -Source: GLASS ET CETERA
Blown red glass with applied clear glass winged handles and a clear glass footed base. Brass head; hinged spout. Marked inside of hinge, “CZECHOSLOVAKIA”.
Excellent vintage condition. No chips or cracks. Shows minor wear commensurate with age and use. See photos. Displays exquisite! Scarce!
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