Decanter

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Object Name: 
Decanter
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.4.146
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.6 cm; Rim Diam: 7.6 cm; Body Diam (at handle): 14 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Decanter. Transparent pale aquamarine glass with few bubbles; wear marks; free blown, with applied decorations; spherical body with concave base having slight pontil mark, neck tapering upwards and contracting to a high flaring rim with pinched lip; applied heavy broad ear-shaped strap handle (three ribs) tapering downwards; upper part of body and neck has applied wide-spaced threading.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
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