Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
H(with stopper): 33.1 cm, (without stopper): 25.6 cm, W(body): 13.5 cm; H(of stopper): 15 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John Sinclaire
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Pear-shaped body, applied handle opposite pouring lip; deeply cut into pillars or lobes, each engraved with different bird or insect and flower; eight-scalloped foot, also engraved; strawberry shaped stopper cut and engraved to match. Signed (S) at base of handle and on stopper.
Sinclaire, Mrs. John, Source
Sinclaire, H. P., Sr., Former Collection
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning, 1868-1940
Corning Museum of Glass 1977-04 through 1977-10
Toledo Museum of Art 1977-11 through 1978-02
The Decanter: Ancient to Modern (2018) illustrated, p. 277 (fig. 4);
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 97; BIB# 22048
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning 1868-1940 (1977) illustrated, p. 52, 56, 92, fig. 60, cat. #76; BIB# 28368