Cream Pail and Ladle

Object Name: 
Cream Pail and Ladle

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Object Name: 
Cream Pail and Ladle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
76.2.2
Dimensions: 
a) Pail H: 12.9 cm, W: 8 cm; b) Ladle L: 11.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1740-1760
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. (a) Tapered, circular shape, with straight sides decorated with swirled ribbing (20 ribs) interrupted by five horizontal lines; trailed, milled rim at the base; applied bail handle surmounted by a tiny bird; with pincered fins above raspberry prunts and "M-shaped" attachments at the rim, each with two raspberry prunts; rough pontil mark on the base. (b) Hemispherical bowl with rough pontil mark; long, curving, spirally-ribbed handle, broken at the tip.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ginsburg and Levy Inc., Source
1976-02-26
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