Decanter with Cork Stopper and Metal Cap

Object Name: 
Decanter with Cork Stopper and Metal Cap

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Cork Stopper and Metal Cap
Accession Number: 
2011.4.123
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.8 cm, W: D: Diam (max): 12.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
(a) Translucent sapphire blue glass; blown, molded, hot-worked. Shouldered decanter with thick donut-shaped applied lip. Wall of body decorated with eight molded panels. (b) Cork stopper that fits within metal cap. (c) Metal cap with recessed bottom edge that fits within rim of decanter. Interior of cap is threaded.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Jessen, Lawrence, Source
2011-11-09