Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.4.137
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28 cm; Body Diam (max): 11.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless; blown-molded; slender barrel body, long neck, narrow flange with covering topfold; geometric pattern (GI-8): wide band of broad vertical ribs; narrow band of vertical ribs around two-thirds of body to rectangular panel with "GIN"; long broad vertical ribs tapering onto neck; base, (ringed Type 1) single ring around center with small depressed dot; rough pontil mark. Fitted with pattern-molded, ribbed, hollow ball-stopper.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
GIN
inscription
Pressed Body, within rectangular panel