Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
94.4.51 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.8 cm, Diam (max): 7.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1954
Primary Description: 
Light magenta, transparent, partly cased with colorless glass; blown, ground, pressed. a) Decanter shaped like pear. Rim splayed, with rounded lip; neck cylindrical, splaying at bottom to merge with wall; base is solid cylinder, slightly concave; pontil mark (?). Upper neck ground on inside to receive stopper; edge of base ground flat. b) Stopper has crescent-shaped knop, with short, cylindrical stem, and solid tapering base. Sides and bottom of base partly ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blenko Glass Co. Inc., Source
1994
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-09-22 through 2004-03-01
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2004-06-17 through 2004-10-03