Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.4.168
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.5 cm, W: 8 cm, D: 8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1812-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter with Stopper. Lead glass, deep emerald green; blown-molded from heavy gather; straight-sided octagonal (square with chamfered corners) body, sloping shoulder, short neck with wide upward sloping flange; plain base with rough pontil mark; geometric pattern (GII-28): on body, wide band of vertical ribbing, two horizontal ribs, wide band of diamond-diapering and one horizontal rib, fan fluting on shoulder. Pressed mushroom stopper having ribs from depressed center on top, light emerald green non-lead glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09