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Decanter with stopper

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Amethyst vertically ribbed decanter. Ribbing runs to plain collar around neck, above which is another plain band. Rim is flared and metal stopper rests on rim. Body is slender and swells gradually to middle of body, then tapers to neck. Rare color. GI-7, Type 4 in Mckearin's- "American Glass" pg...

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Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1815–40

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.792a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown three mold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass