Decanter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1815

GUSN

GUSN-24960

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

Descriptive Terms

decanters
glass (material)
Glass
DECANTER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

11.625 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.185AB