Decanter and stopper

Decanter and stopper
Title
Decanter and stopper
Date 
1823-1845
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 3 in. ( 22.2 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Colorless cut lead glass decanter with stopper; compressed mallet-shaped body with cylindrical neck with three applied rings and wide flared lip; body cut with strawberry diamonds, rings cut with facets, lip cut with scallops, bottom cut with rays; mushroom-form stopper with knop below cut with rays and facets.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number 
1936.696ab
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this object belonged to either Abigail Cornell (1766-1854) who married Israel Corse in 1810, or to Angeline Burr, wife of Morris Ketchum (1796-1880).
Bibliography 
Denker, Ellen Paul. "Collector' legacies." The Magazine Antiques 167 (2005): 176-180.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group