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decanter with stopper
  • United States
  • decanter with stopper, 1850–1860
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown glass, pressed glass
  • Object Height: 24.8 cm
    Object Height: 9 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6481.a,b
Description

Blown clear glass decanter with an applied ear-shaped handle. The body has a cut design of leaves, dots and flowers. The decanter has a tiny, pinched lip on top. The stopper is round with a surface cut into diamond shapes. The stopper is made from pressed glass.