Decanter with stopper

Object Number: 
1971.109ee
Date: 
1825-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 4 in. ( 25.4 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass decanter blown in three-part mold (McKearin GIII-5); bulbous body with flange lip, cylindrical neck, and sloping shoulders; neck has been sheared and ground above topmost of three double rings with rigaree decoration; molded pattern consists of a band of vertical ribs separated by a horizontal ring from a band of diagonal ribs; three repeat patterns of sunburst and diamond diapering; vertical ribbing around base; rayed bottom; pontil mark; blown stopper has sunburst at top, separated by a horizontal band from diamond diaper band above vertical ribbing (McKearin stopper no. 3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Coates
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group