Decanter

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Object Name: 
Decanter
Accession Number: 
74.2.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16 cm, Diam (max): 9.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1800-1825
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. Jason Westerfield
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Flat rim; neck spreads to bulbous body, slightly tapered below bulbous section to base; flat base with rounded kick and rough pontil mark; the sides with engraved floral ornamentation, a swag with central cross-hatched oval, and inscribed "WINE" between stars.
Provenance: 
Westerfield Estate, Mrs. Jason, Source
1974-03-15
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
WINE
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