Classic Stable Mercedes Radiator Decanter
Surmounted by the Classic Three Pointed Star From our Decanter collection, we are pleased to offer this Classic Stable Mercedes Radiator Decanter. The Decanter modelled as a radiator grill from a Mercedes 500 K automobile mounted with the world famous... Read More
Original Classic Stable Model Circa 1960
Surmounted by the Classic Three Pointed Star
From our Decanter collection, we are pleased to offer this Classic Stable Mercedes Radiator Decanter. The Decanter modelled as a radiator grill from a Mercedes 500 K automobile mounted with the world famous three pointed Mercedes Benz star logo acting as the decanter lid. The Decanter is composed of a good quality chromium-plated bronze which surrounds a glass container. There is a slot in the back of the decanter is view how much of your favourite spirit remains. The base of the decanter has a label that reads Classic Stable Ltd. Worthing. Sussex Registered Design Made in England. The Radiator decanter dates to the second half of the 20th century during the Mid-Century Modern era circa 1960.
Mercedes Benz Logo the Mercedes-Benz logo found on the luxury car makers vehicles represents a start with 3 points signifying the company’s drive for universal motorization. Each point also has an individual meaning representing land, sea, and air which were environments the company believed they would one day dominate with Mercedes-Benz engines.
The Classic Stable decanters were designed and made by Tony Gardiner in the 1960s, these were available by special order only in a choice of finishes, the chrome-plated examples were the pinnacle of the creative genius of the highly skilled craftsmen. The Classic Stable series included Bentley, Rolls Royce, Mercedes and Jaguar each costing around 7 guineas. Their cases are heavy nickelled silver-plated bronze with authentic enamelled badges and caps. The finish on each is exceptional quality with careful detailing and superb little tasteful works of art. Marked clearly with the factory Classic Stable plaques to the base, each has a slot in the casing at the rear allowing visibility of the boozy contents.
This particular radiator was found on one of the most prestigious Mercedes vehicles ever made and is often called one of the most beautiful Mercedes to ever have been in production the 500 K Cabriolet.
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