Decanter

English
1893–1920
Stuart & Sons, Ltd.


Object Place: Stourbridge, England

Dimensions

34.6 cm (13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.861a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass, cut

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Colorless decanter with flower and leaf band cut into underside of base, flattened knop, bulbous body tapering to long narrow neck, then flaring out to rim. Wide band of flower and leaf design around base of bowl with band of flowers and leaves, alternating one and two flowers below neck. Neck is cut into seven facets with scalloped bottom and upside down lotuses between scallops. Three small cut bands above scallops and another three below rim. Stopper has hexagonal cut neck and finial top with small band of flowers and leaves encircling center of it. Stourbridge-type crystal cutting.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William H. Fenn III, Yorklyn, SR Box 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection