Set of four vintage Rosenthal Crystal 'Pirate' anchor Old Fashioned tumblers
Set of four Rosenthal Crystal (Barware) glass 'Old Fashioned' size whisky tumblers, in one of the 'Pirate' range designs, with a smoked glass seal mark of an anchor on the side of each. The Rosenthal 'R' with a crown mark is etched on the base of each glass.
The 'Pirate' range of Rosenthal barware glasses came in several different sizes, as well as a matching decanter. There were also six different motifs impressed into the smoked glass medallion, including a skull and crossbones, a fish, crossed pistols, crossed cutlasses, a sailing boat and, as on this set of glasses, an anchor.
Rosenthal, originally a German porcelain manufacturer established in 1880, started designing and manufacturing glass in the 1950s, to complement their porcelain designs. The company commissioned top designers of their day from the 1970s onwards, and still produce high quality porcelain, glass and furniture.
- Height approx. 8cm
- Diameter approx. 8cm