Experimental Decanter

Object Name: 
Experimental Decanter

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Object Name: 
Experimental Decanter
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 24.9 cm, Diam: 7.1 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Sara S. Russell in memory of Isabel Leighton Stedman
Primary Description: 
Translucent light blue glass; blown, tooled. Cylindrical bottle tapering to smaller cylindrical neck, rounded rim, polished pontil mark. Paper glued to base with "J.H.L.Jr./ First /May 24/70"
Leighton, John H., Former Collection
Hall, Isabel Leighton, Former Collection
Leighton, John H., Jr., Former Collection
Russell, Theodore E., Source
Russell, Sara Stedman (Mrs. Theodore E.), Source
Stedman, Barbara Hall, Former Collection
Cambridge Glass, 1818 to 1888 (1930) illustrated, pl. 22; BIB# 25687