Show Globe with Three Sections and a Stopper

Object Name: 
Show Globe with Three Sections and a Stopper

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Object Name: 
Show Globe with Three Sections and a Stopper
Accession Number: 
64.4.39
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 92.1 cm; Base Diam: 14.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1880-1900
Primary Description: 
Show Globe with Three Sections and a Stopper. Colorless lead glass; blown and cut. Triple globular shape; each globe a separate piece. Largest has globular body with five rows of cut facets on body, cut panels on neck, hollow stem and circular foot. Middle section is globular with three rows of facets and hollow stem which ends in a stopper which fits bottom bottle. Top bottle is smallest with three rows of facets, stem fitting into middle bottle. Separate spherical facet cut stopper for top bottle. Paper label on stopper has "C. DORFLINGER & SONS".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wadsworth Atheneum, Source
1964-06-08
Van Gerbig Collection, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
C. DORFLINGER & SONS
label
Affixed (d)on stopper paper label
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 160; BIB# 22375