Decanter

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Object Name: 
Decanter
Accession Number: 
68.2.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11 cm, W: 6.4 cm, L: 9.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Amy Gittens and Mrs. L. Oliver
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; mold-blown, cut. Flat-sided, rectangular shape, with flat, canted corners; the faces and sides polished flat; short neck with polished, flat rim; polished inside for a stopper; cut, polished script inscription on one face, "Special / Scotch"; polished flat base, with polished circular pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Gittens, Amy, Former Collection
Oliver, Mrs. L., Former Collection
Color: 
Inscription: 
Special / Scotch
Inscription