Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.4.144 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30 cm; Body Diam (max): 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1820-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless; blown-molded; taper shape (truncated cone), with narrow lip; geometric pattern (GIII-19): band of vertical ribbing, two horizontal ribs, band of alternate sunburst motif (waffled center) and blocks of diamond diapering, single horizontal, band diagonal ribbing to left, single horizontal, band of vertical ribbing, two horizontal ribs; base (rayed type VIIA) band of ribs or rays around large center with rough pontil mark. Fitted with blown-three-mold acorn stopper.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
Title Unknown (Finger Lakes Wine Museum)
Venue(s)
Finger Lakes Wine Museum 1970-05 through 1970-12
The Decorative Arts of New Hampshire, 1700-1825
Venue(s)
Currier Gallery of Art 1984-07-01 through 1984-09-06