Decanter with Stopper

Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Decanter with Stopper
Accession Number: 
86.2.6
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.8 cm, Diam (max): 13 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1904
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. Footed teardrop; (a) thinly blown bulbous vessel with elongated flaring cylindrical neck; rounded base sits on a deep, hollow, conical foot; fire-polished edge; rough pontil. (b) Stopper consisting of slightly conical, oversized, hammered silver disc with four raised drop shapes radiating from center free-standing small sphere; edge of disc turned under and stamped with marks; disc attached to tapered cork by a long screw and nut; stamped "JP&S" with three hallmarks on inner rim of stopper.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd, Source
1986-04-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
JP&S
Stamp