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Wine decanter (part of a wine stand set)

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Part of a set including a silver-plated stand with wine cups (1989.679a-d) and three cut glass decanters, 1989.680a-b, 1989.681a-b, and 1989.682a-b. Pictured in R. Gleason & Sons, Dorchester Mass., 1866 [trade catalogue], Plate 19, No. 1300.

Credit Line

American Decorative Arts Curator's Fund

1851–71

Object Place

Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

34.29 x 16.51 x 10.79 cm (13 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.680a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver plate, cased and cut glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware