Rum Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Rum Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Rum Decanter with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.2.21
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.3 cm, Diam (max): 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1780-1800
Primary Description: 
Brilliant green lead glass; blown, cut, gilt. (a) Club-shape form; flat rim, gilt; tapering neck, swelling body, tapering below; cut flutes at neck and base; the side inscribed "RUM" in gold; flat base with polished pontil mark. (b) Cross-shape form, of elaborate outline; gilt "R" on each face; tapered shank, rough-ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Robinson, James, Source
1974-12-10
Inscription: 
RUM
a) Inscription
R
b) Inscription