Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
92.4.17
Dimensions: 
H: 24.7 cm, D: 10.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1815-1835
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and cut. (a) Pear-shape body with wide lip, neck ground and polished on inside, "2" scratched on ground and polished top surface of lip, three rings around neck, cut in diamonds with panels in between on neck, body cut in pattern of S-scrolls filled with diamond waffling; applied flat circular foot with ground and polished surface cut with sunburst underneath. (b) Separate stopper is hollow and spherical, cut with a sunburst on top and S-scrolls around sides, ground and polished shank to fit ground and polished neck of decanter, "2" scratched on underside of shank.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Collector's Sales & Service, Source
1991-12-19
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