Decanter with stopper

Decanter with stopper
Title
Decanter with stopper
Date 
1815-1845
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 26.7 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Colorless lead glass decanter pattern-molded in a ribbed dip mold and then twisted to right; barrel form tapered to cylindrical neck decorated with three applied rigaree (crimped) rings, shallow push-up with pontil mark; spherical ribbed stopper blown in a three-part mold (McKearin 29).
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.462cd
Gallery Label 
This decanter was formerly in the collection of prominent glass scholar, George S. McKearin.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group