A rare set of Mid Century Culver gold-embossed Panda glasses (two tumblers and two rocks glasses). This pattern is one of Culver's more rare patterns and features 22 karat gold heavily embossed/black enameled pandas. Words can't express how gorgeous the raised texture/pattern is. Truly a stunning set.
A quick summary about this glassware maker: Culver created the application of the 22-karat gold to their glassware. Fun fact: the super-heated, roll-on process of gold remains a secret today. Culver comes in a variety of patterns including gilded mushrooms, owls, cats, wildlife, Egyptian or Asian inspired design themes, scrolling leaf patterns, holiday designs, sports motifs and many others.
Maker/pattern/era: Culver Ltd., Panda pattern, Mid Century Hallmarks: All glasses are signed "Culver Ltd" in 22k gold
Measurements: The tumblers are 5 1/2" tall x 2 3/4" in diameter; the rocks glasses are 3 1/2" tall x 3 1/4" in diameter Condition: Great vintage condition. The gold and black enamel is extremely vibrant. All glasses are signed. Zero chips or nicks. The glass clarity is clear (no cloudiness). The heavily embossed texture is simply stunning. Truly a magnificent set.
**On shipping: We take our packaging very seriously and carefully wrap all pieces to ensure safe delivery.
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