Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 24.5 cm; Body H: 18.75 cm, Diam (max): 8.75 cm
Not on Display
about 1820-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless; blown-molded; taper shape (truncated cone), narrow flanged lip; geometric pattern (GIII-20): band of vertical ribbing, one of alternate sunburst motif 9 (waffled center) and blocks of diamond diapering, narrow band of diagonal ribbing to right, band of vertical ribbing, single horizontal rib between bands; base (rayed type VIIA), band of ribs or rays around plain center with rough pontil mark. Fitted with hollow ball stopper with pattern of vertical ribbing below band of diamond diapering and "daisy" on top.
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source