Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
71.4.79
Dimensions: 
(a&b) H: 24.8 cm, D (max.): 11.7 cm; (b) H: 9.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1820-1840
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. (a) Globular shape, with everted rim; neck ground for stopper; two triple bands around neck and two around body, applied circular foot, polished pontil mark. (b) Hollow spherical stopper with polished pontil mark on top; two triple bands of decoration; solid shank, roughly ground; stopper is much too big for decanter.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Albany Institute of History and Art, Source
Albany Institute of History and Art, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
The Coopererative Venture of the Union Glass Works, Kennsington, Pennsylvania, 1826-1842 (1997) illustrated, p. 110, fig. 12;