Decanter with stopper

Object Number: 
1944.59a
Date: 
1860-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 3 3/8 in. ( 30.5 x 8.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless cut lead glass footed decanter with globular body long, narrow cylindrical neck, and flange lip; neck cut into hexagonal form; body has copper wheel engraved decoration consisting of a band of circles separarated from one another by parallel lines above a wide band of diamond diapering with alternating circles and stars; circular base has sunburst on reverse; stopper is hexagonal cone with outcurving sides, tapering stem, and bubble inside.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Florence Rogers Dietrich
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group