Whiskey Jug with Stopper

Object Name: 
Whiskey Jug with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Whiskey Jug with Stopper
Accession Number: 
98.4.275 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.2 cm; (a) Decanter H: 17.3 cm, W (with handle): 14.2 cm, Diam: 12.8 cm; (b) Stopper H: 7.2 cm, W: D: Diam: 4.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1895-1915
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Hamblen Trust of the Hamblen Family: Watt & Tallie Hamblen, Mary Margaret & Mattie Terry Hamblen
Primary Description: 
Whiskey Jug with Stopper. Colorless and transparent red glass; blown, cased, cut. Globular jug of red cut to colorless; tooled pouring lip, applied pouring lip cut in diamond facets; cut pattern of broad vertical flutes on body; applied colorless handle from neck to shoulder, multi-pointed star cut on base. b) Conical shaped stopper with air trap; cut in broad flutes with star on top.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hamblen Trust of the Hamblen Family, Source
1998-07-17
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
N
Mark
Scratched (a) inside
N
Mark
Scratched (b) bottom of shank
Recent Important Acquisitions, 41 (1999) illustrated, p. 198, #39; BIB# AI43981