Cream Jug with Nip't -Diamond-Waies

Object Name: 
Cream Jug with Nip't -Diamond-Waies

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Object Name: 
Cream Jug with Nip't -Diamond-Waies
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.2.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.6 cm; Rim Diam: 7 cm; Base W: 7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1925-1930
Primary Description: 
Very heavy colorless lead glass with a slight gray tinge and few minute bubbles; blown, mold-blown, pattern molded, applied, tooled decoration, pressed base. Applied composite stem consisting of a ball knop resting on one merese and surmounted by four more mereses increasing in diamond towards the top, applied cup-shaped bowl; plain rim, its body is slightly flattened and has an applied large horizontal spout and a solid ear-shaped broad handle with medial rib applied to rim and lower body; bowl patterned in a rib mold, the upper body has a chain of nip't-diamond-waies.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hollander, David, Source
1959-12-28
20th century British glass (2009) illustrated, p. 87, pl. 165, right; BIB# 110658
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 354, #1390; BIB# 30457