Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
50.4.21
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1775-1825
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Non-lead glass, colorless; free-blown and engraved; slender straight-sided body with rough pontil mark and with long shoulder rounding into tapering cylindrical neck with plain lip; on one side, shallow engraved stylized scrolled tulip and, on other, vertical spray of lily-of-the-valley; leaf circlet at base of neck. Ball stopper, not original.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1938
to
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
Amerikanisches Glas aus drei Jahrhunderten ([1953-55]) illustrated, #7; 81ff.; BIB# 30554
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #3, pl. 29; p. 87; BIB# 25297