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Decanter

1993.571.2A-C (RS193122)

Description

Decanter (a) with cut circular stopper (b) and rectangular silver "Bourbon" label (c) hanging around decanter neck. Decanter has cylindrical bulbous body, arched shoulder, three applied rings on neck and wide flaring lip. Decanter decorated with ribbing above base and oblong panels around shoulder. Flat stopper decorated with cut star burst on top. Rectangular silver label on chain with cut corners stamped "BOURBON".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
"BOURBON" (Outlined letters)
"R & K" and three symbols "[Griffin] [Lion's head] [lower case "m"]" (stamped)
Material
cut glass
glass (material)
pressed glass
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
cut glass
Decanter
decanters
glass (material)
pressed glass
Dimensions
9 1/4 (H), 4 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.571.2A-C
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
290870

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