Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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decanter with stopper
  • R. H. Sweeney and Co.
    active circa 1830–1870
  • decanter with stopper, 1830–1870
  • Where object was made: Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
  • blown glass, cut glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 26.5 x 11.8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 10 3/8 x 4 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6406

Cut glass decanter and stopper. There is fluting around the base, neck and shoulder. There are cut dots between the flutes. There is an applied ring around the neck. The stopper is made from blown glass with an air bubble.