Decanter and Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter and Stopper
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 27.5 cm; Body Diam (max): 12.3 cm
On Display
about 1825-1830
Primary Description: 
Decanter and Stopper. Lead glass, colorless; blown-molded; barrel shape, sloping shoulder, molded collar rib at base of plain tapering neck with flanged lip; Arch-and-Fern with snake medallion (GIV-7) pattern having "RUM" in medallion. Hollow swirl-ribbed cushion stopper with sunburst top.
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
Pressed Body, within medallion
The Decanter: Ancient to Modern (2018) illustrated, p. 222;
Glass: A Short History (Smithsonian Books edition) (2012) illustrated, p. 92; BIB# 130360
Glass: A Short History (The British Museum edition) (2012) illustrated, p. 92, lower; BIB# 135965
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 103, third from left; BIB# 22048