Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
97.4.233
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 31.3 cm, Diam: 12.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1896-1912
Web Description: 
Both J. Hoare and Co. and H. P. Sinclaire and Co. engraved this pattern which Hoare called Rock Crystal and made 1896-1915, and H. P. Sinclaire called RC105 and made from 1904 until about 1915. Stevens & William also made this pattern, from 1879. The blank was probably made in England and the engraving done in Corning although it is surprising that the decanter is not marked since both Hoare and Sinclaire marked most things.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Rock Crystal
Provenance: 
Antique Elegance, Source
1997-07-29
Category: 
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, cut, polished and engraved. Decanter with oval body divided into vertical panels; straight neck, everted lip, base ground and polished; hollow stopper. Engraved and polished pattern of flowers and foliage around body, neck and stopper.
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 58-59, #99; BIB# 65446
Recent Important Acquisitions, 40 (1998) illustrated, p. 156, #36; BIB# AI40492
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1997 (1998) illustrated, p. 12;