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Decanter

Description

Clear blown glass decanter of neo-classical style, with a cut fluting to the neck and base. It has etched decorative swags and tassles around the middle and a fluted 5-pointed stopper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
fluting
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blown
DECANTER
decanters
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Fluted
fluting
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Neoclassical
Dimensions
8.75 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.520AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2494

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