Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.4.145
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21 cm; Body Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1812-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless; blown-molded; straight-sided octagonal (square with chamfered corners) body, sloping shoulder, short neck with narrow flange; geometric pattern (GII-28): on body, wide band of vertical ribbing, two narrow horizontal ribs, wide band of diamond diapering, and plain base; ground and polished pontil mark. Blown-three-mold hollow circular ribbed-cushion stopper.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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