Decanter

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Object Name: 
Decanter
Accession Number: 
50.4.151
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23 cm; Body Diam (max): 12.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1815-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter. Non-lead, probably green (bottle) glass, bubbly, light green-aquamarine; blown-molded; semibarrel shaped body, long shoulder sloping into short tapering neck with irregular flange; plain base with rough pontil mark; geometric pattern (GII-27): band of short vertical ribs and one of large blocks of diamond diapering separated by five vertical ribs on body, band of vertical ribbing on shoulder, wide horizontal rib between bands; heavy spiral thread on neck and terminating on shoulder.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-13