Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
(a&b) H: 10", W (base): 2 7.8" x 3"
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Minnie L. Schuelein
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent ruby non-lead glass; blown, overlay, cut. (a) Flared rim, ground for a stopper; cylindrical neck; rounded shoulders; square body; the sides collapsed in the middle to form four tubes at the sides and one in the center, connecting the upper and lower parts; square base; flat bottom with polished concave pontil mark; colorless with thin ruby lining. (b) Hollow, ovoid form, with cut panels on the sides; cut flat tip; waisted stem; polished tapered shank; colorless with thin ruby lining.
Schuelein, Minnie L., Source