Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
55.4.206
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.5 cm; (a) Decanter H: 19 cm; Rim Diam: 5.5 cm; Body Diam (max): 11.4 cm; Foot Diam: 8.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920-1930
Primary Description: 
Decanter with Stopper. Transparent reddish-amethyst glass; blown-three-mold; pear-shaped body with flat hollow foot having rough pontil mark; neck tapering to wide flanged lip; stopper with large ball finial and pontil mark; body patterned in GIII-5 sunburst pattern, finial patterned in GII-18 pattern.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Color: 
Material: 
The Decanter: Ancient to Modern (2018) illustrated, p. 223 (fig. 3, 5);
Some Blown-Three-Mold Suspicions Confirmed (1973) illustrated, p. 162, fig. 21; BIB# AI75478
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 19, bottom right; BIB# 98018
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 87, #5, pp. 294-296; BIB# 25299