Decanter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-288522

Description

Hand-blown lead glass decanter (a) without pronounced shoulder and three glass strings encircling neck. Stopper (b) hand-blown in mold with a starburst finial and ground shank. Mouth of decanter is everted and somewhat turned up.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decanters
lead glass
Decanter

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

8 1/4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.291AB