crystal repair antique cut glass decanterAugust 29th, 2009 Posted in All Repair Projects, Antique Glass Repair, Broken Decanter Repair, Stopper Repair
An antique crystal decanter with a broken neck came infor repair. I found a decanter with the simular shaped neck and removed it. I used the old stopper and ground and polished it to fit the new neck. The new neck is not a perfect match but darn close. This antique cut glass decanter is ready to go back to work fill with Scotch and enjoy. Tell a friend this type of repair is possible. I need people to see crystal repair is an option. Antique glass can be repaired don’t through it away.
Most people on seeing this broken antique cut glass decanter would say to get rid of it . This client “googled” antique glass repair and found me. I do not repair china crystal repair is the focus of my business . I been working my craft for thrity years. I am still learning to do one thing and do it well.
I would estimate this piece was made between 1910 and 1940 . It is hand cut lead crystal and I did not find a signature on it.
Sent to me” thinking “I would cut off the top and make a vase. Crystal Repair takes a bit of creative design and a lot of craftmanship. I like when cusomer totally surprised at the level of our crystal repair or glass restoration. I t dosen’t matter if its priceless or sentimental piece crystal repair is number one. Take a minute and see my creative glass designs at www.marckonys.com
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