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 W: 8 cm, D: 8 cm
Not on Display
about 1812-1835
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless of gray cast; blown-molded from large gather; straight-side octagonal (square with chamfered corners) body, sloping shoulder, short neck with wide upward sloping flange; plain base with rough pontil mark; geometric pattern (GII-28): wide band of vertical ribbing, two horizontal ribs, wide band of diamond-diapering and one horizontal rib on body, fan fluting on shoulder. Pressed mushroom stopper, rounded ribs from large dot at center top.
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source