Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
77.4.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.3 cm, Diam: 12.5 cm; (a) Decanter H: 19.9 cm; (b) Stopper H: 13.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1910-1915
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John S. Hoare
Primary Description: 
Decanter with Stopper. Colorless lead glass; mold-blown and engraved. Cylindrical body with pear-shaped neck section. Wide mouth with pouring spout; narrow neck which bulges out at base, cylindrical body with molded bosses around shoulder; polished floral engraving on body below bosses; cut sunburst on base. Separate stopper is bull- shaped with sterling silver covering on upper portion and long shaft.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hoare, Mrs. John S., Source
1977-05-02
Category: 
Color: 
Inscription: 
STERLING
inscription
(b)
86
inscription
(b) lower end
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning, 1868-1940
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1977-04 through 1977-10
Toledo Museum of Art 1977-11 through 1978-02
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 98; BIB# 22048
The Complete Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning (1979) illustrated, fig. 36, p. 33; BIB# 28811
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning 1868-1940 (1977) illustrated, p. 44-45, 90, fig. 35, cat. #36; BIB# 28368