Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
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Overall H: 24.7 cm; Shoulder Diam: 11.4 cm; Base Diam: 9.8 cm
On Display
about 1800-1829
Primary Description: 
Clear heavy glass with a few bubbles; mold blown in three part mold. (a) At bottom, straight sided body curving to sloping shoulder, flat base with ground pontil mark; cylindrical neck with flaring rim; (b) ground stopper with bull's eye finial; triple colors of rings applied to the neck; the mold blown decoration consists of a groove ring at base, horizontal ribs around lower body and lower shoulder, framing a frieze consisting of vertical ribs alternating with panels having a diamond pattern.
McKearin Antiques, Source