American Decorative Arts

Decanter

ca. 1825

Blown and cut colorless lead glass

with stopper: 9 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (24.1 x 11.4 cm) decanter alone: 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (21 x 11.4 cm) stopper alone: 2 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. (6.4 x 6.7 cm)
Gift of M. Lelyn Branin, GRD 1927
1991.17.7a-b
Culture: 
Probably Irish, possibly English
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Geography: 
Probably made in Ireland
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1991,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1992): 155.

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