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Decanter

1971.968AB (RS117921)

Description

Mallet shaped body; fluting encircles base; engraved floriate swags with pendant tassels encircle shoulder; fluted neck; faceted everted lip; faceted pear-shaped stopper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
Ireland; England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
flint glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blown
DECANTER
decanters
engraving (printing process)
flint glass
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Stipple Engraved
Swag
swags
Dimensions
10.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.968AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5715

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