Decanter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-290870

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

Descriptive Terms

decanters
glass (material)
cut glass
pressed glass
Decanter

Inscription

"BOURBON" (Outlined letters)
"R & K" and three symbols "[Griffin] [Lion's head] [lower case "m"]" (stamped)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 1/4 (H), 4 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.571.2A-C