Sunburst Cut Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Sunburst Cut Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Sunburst Cut Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
2001.4.16
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.6 cm, Diam: 10.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1890
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and cut; long tapering neck with smoothly cut top rim, ground and polished on interior for stopper; neck is cut with six vertical panels extending down to tooled shoulder; spherical body is cut with three oval sunbursts, surrounded by diamond with diamond sections in between on shoulders and lower part of body; applied circular foot with cut scalloped edge and cut in sunburst underneath. Stopper has spherical top cut in diamond flutes, and long shank.
Department: 
Provenance: 
From the Cutter's Wheel, Source
2001-07-24
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