This sturdy champagne cooler/ice bucket was originally designed in the mid-1950's by Marc Lalique and titled Ganymede after the mythological youth kidnapped by and eventual cupbearer to Zeus. The body of this piece is flared and has incorporated handles. The exterior of the front and back feature a pair of molded satin-finished dancing nudes executed in deep relief and set against a background of molded grape leaves. The piece is in excellent " like new " condition with no visible chips, cracks, flaws or repairs and shows little to no sign of use.
It stands 9" tall, 7.5" across the mouth and is 9.5 across as measured from the outside edges of the handles. The base is 6" in diameter and is signed "Lalique France in diamond point script. This piece weighs in at approximately 16lbs 3oz.
This beautiful champagne cooler/ice bucket will make a wonderful addition to any Lalique collection and equally well showcased on its own. A beautiful and useful piece that will be noticed wherever it is displayed. The item "Lalique Ganymede Crystal Ice Bucket Champagne Cooler Signed -Excellent Condition" is in sale since Wednesday, February 13, 2019.This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Lalique". The seller is "corcovadoiii" and is located in Henderson, Nevada. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Egypt, Gibraltar, Jordan, Martinique, Oman, Uruguay, Chile.