Decanter with stopper

Object Number: 
1953.467ab
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 3 in. ( 18.4 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless, lead glass small decanter blown in three-part mold (McKearin GIII-15); bulbous body with flange lip, cylindrical neck with two double rigaree rings, and sloping shoulders; molded pattern consists of a band of vertical ribs separated by a horizontal ring from a band of diagonal ribs; three repeat patterns of sunburst around concentric circles and diamond diapering; vertical ribbing around base; rayed bottom (McKearin Rayed type VIIA); pontil mark; wheel-shaped stopper with circular indentation at center and rays around outside (McKearin plate 144, no. 21 or 24).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group