Design drawing for claret decanter or jug, highlighted in light blue, with lily decoration over curving line design. Claret is nearly cylindrical and curves slightly inward toward neck and foot.
"Saml Buckley & Co., Birmingham, 30 Aug. 99" -- stamped lightly in purple ink on lower right corner.
Title written in red ink along upper edge of design.
"In pure crystal" and "in cased colors" -- written in red ink to left of design.
"No. 25914" penciled in on upper right corner.
"Stevens & Williams" -- stamped in light green ink on center of verso.
Samuel Buckley was a Birmingham merchant who traded metal goods.
Digitized in-house July 2013.
Sent to photography April 2014 (photography no. 2000021193).
Image included in the exhibition titled Designing for a new century : works on paper by Lalique and his contemporaries, held at The Rakow Research Library, May 17, 2014-January 4, 2015.
Edges tattered, torn, and stained. Some puncture holes.
This item is in the Frederick Carder papers.