Offered is this remarkable set of FOUR double old fashioned tumblers or bar glasses made in France by Saint Louis. The elaborate cut crystal design is called Excellence.The rim and arched side panels are trimmed in gold. The tumblers stand almost 4 inches high (10 cm) and measure 3.75 inches in diameter (9.5 cm). They will hold 10 ounces of liquor or mixed cocktail beverage such as an old fashioned high ball or Scotch on the rocks. This elegant cut glass pattern features a paneled design.
Each corner where the panels meet is decorated with vertical cut-out patterns. The bottom of each glass is decorated with a cut design resembling a snowflake, with rays extending outward. According to information from the company, the gold trim that decorates the tumblers is fused into the glass so that it does not wear off with use. This fine lead crystal is considered by many to be the best in the world.It is hand crafted by glass artisans, some of whom have worked for the. Excellent used condition with no chips, cracks or other damage.
This cut crystal comes from an estate that included almost a hundred pieces of Saint Louis stemware, the largest collection we have ever seen. The item will be insured.The item "Saint Louis cut crystal Excellence 4 double old fashioned tumblers gold France" is in sale since Friday, October 12, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Other French Art Glass". The seller is "micknsue" and is located in Norman, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped worldwide.