Claret Decanter in "Crystal City" Pattern

Object Name: 
Claret Decanter in "Crystal City" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Claret Decanter in "Crystal City" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2004.4.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 39.9 cm, W: 16.3 cm, D: 13.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1892
Primary Description: 
Claret Decanter in "Crystal City" Pattern. Colorless glass; blown, tooled, cut, polished; sterling silver, engraved and repousse'd. Cut glass body in the crystal city pattern with silver neck, spout, lid, handle and foot. The silver is engraved with an intricate flower pattern.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Crystal City
Provenance: 
From the Cutter's Wheel, Source
2004-02-23
Category: 
Color: 
Inscription: 
Sterling 2
Inscription
Pressed Underside of lid near hinge.
G / 2 S836 / STERLING
Inscription
silver base with Symbols (Lion and Anchor)
STERLING 2
Inscription
Stamped On back of lower collar near handle.
STERLING S836 A2 / G
Inscription
Stamped On back of neck collar under handle. with Symbols (Lion and Anchor)
Glorious Glass (2012-05) illustrated, p. 32-33; BIB# AI98749
Recent Important Acquisitions, 47 (2005) illustrated, pp. 230-231, #36; BIB# AI66969