Wine Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Wine Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Wine Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.2.26
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28 cm, Diam (max): 12.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1770
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and enameled. (a) Mallet or sugar-loaf form -- long truncated cone-shaped body with short cylindrical neck -- plain lip, and ground for stopper; rough pontil mark; white enamel decoration: scrolled slender leaves encircling neck below lip and above hovering bee; below, on shoulder and upper body, rococo label with "W. Wine" and above vintage motifs; on reverse, vertical spray of flowers and leaves. (b) Disc stopper with faceted edge.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Color: 
Material: 
English Glass Traveling Show
Venue(s)
Montclair Art Museum 1956
Museum of Fine Arts, Syracuse 1956
Wenham Historical Association and Museum 1956
Berea College 1958
Coe College 1958
Oneonta State Teachers College 1958
Paine Art Center and Arboretum 1958
Suffolk Museum 1958
Loeb Art Center 1959
Alabama Polytechnic Institute 1960
Birmingham Museum of Art 1960
Community Savings Bank 1960
Huntington Galleries 1960
Atlanta Art Association 1962
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery 1962
Columbia Museum of Art 1962
Georgia Museum of Art 1962
North Carolina State College Union 1962
URI Memorial Union 1962
Story of English Glass (Traveling Exhibition)
Venue(s)
Berea College
Coe College
Oneonta State Teachers College
Paine Art Center and Arboretum
Suffolk Museum
 
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
Title Unknown (Marshall Field & Co.)
Venue(s)
Marshall Field & Co., Chicago 1946-09 through 1946-10
 
The Ingenious Beilbys (1973) illustrated, p. 43, pl. 25; p. 63; BIB# 27395
Beilby Glass in America Including Some Recent Discoveries (1951-06) fig. VI;