Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.4.143
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.5 cm; Body Diam (max): 10.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1825-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless, blown-molded; barrel-shape, sloping shoulder, molded collar-rib at base of plain tapering neck with flanged lip; Arch-and-Fern with snake medallion (GIV-7) pattern having "GIN" on panel in medallion. Hollow swirl-ribbed cushion stopper with sunburst top.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
GIN
inscription
Pressed Body, within medallion
American Glass
Venue(s)
Gmeiner Art Center 1972-03 through 1972-03
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 103, second from left; BIB# 22048
The Story of Glass (1953) illustrated, plate 14-15 (fig. c); BIB# 25461