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Decanter

1985.185AB (RS118562)

Description

Thin-walled, colorless blown glass body. Round body slightly tapered to rounded shoulders and thin cylindrical neck w/ flat circular mouth w/ lip. Flat bottom w/ polished pontil (traces of which remain). Gilt decoration on body w/ chain and ribbon banding w/ floral swag. Free blown flat oval stopper w/ faceted edges and diamond pattern. Ground shank fits into ground neck of bottle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1815
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
DECANTER
decanters
Glass
glass (material)
Dimensions
11.625 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.185AB
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24960

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