Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
88.4.5 A
Dimensions: 
(Aab) H: 23.6 cm, D: 10.2 cm; (Aa) H: 17.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1815-1835
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and cut. (Aa) Decanter with barrel-shaped body with cut and polished neck rim, three applied rings on neck, each cut in a diamond pattern, panel cutting on neck between rings and on shoulder below rings, cut design on body of strawberry diamonds interrupted by two inverted tear-drop shapes and a circle on obverse and reverse, cut panels below to base, ground and polished pontil mark which covers nearly the entire base; (Ab) stopper with hollow spherical stopper cut in a rayed pattern on top and a diamond pattern on sides, "4"scratched on tip.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Stuempfig, Anthony A. P., Source
1988-02-05
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