Take a deep breath—you're looking at a rarely seen and crazy gorgeous Alfredo Barbini GURGLE decanter with ball stopper. The GURGLE decanter is a classic mid-century mod design, with most examples available in vintage Blenko and in Empoli glass. Here, Barbini traded in the brash colors, monumental sizing, and then-modest price points for serious craftsmanship and LUXURY. Triple cased with lattimo, a divine pale turquoise, and then finished with a gold aventurine-flecked crystal layer, this beauty will most assuredly be the most well-heeled and elegant GURGLE decanter you'll ever see.
Alas, you'll never pour a beverage from it (not that you intended to): the base of the stopper embedded itself in the neck of the decanter while the rest of it broke free. The plugged neck and broken stopper nub are well hidden secrets--unless you remove the stopper, you'll never know this wasn't a pristine and perfectly preserved piece of Barbini's extraordinary legacy. It even retains much of its "CAMER IMPORTS" label on the base.
DIMENSIONS: 13" tall, 4" at widest diameter
CONDITION: Stopper nub is broken off in the decanter's neck, invisible on display, otherwise PRISTINE.
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