Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.4.168
Dimensions: 
H: 24.5 cm, W: 11.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1935-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Amory Houghton, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Pale blue non-lead glass; mold-blown. Elephant, seated on his rump with his front legs stretched out and his trunk in the air. End of trunk is neck of bottle and is ground for a stopper. Stopper is a sphere with a ground shank which gives the appearance of a ball balanced on the elephant's trunk.
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
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