Creamer

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Object Name: 
Creamer
Accession Number: 
68.4.127
Dimensions: 
H: 11.5 cm, D(base): 7.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1850
Primary Description: 
Opaque white, lead glass; pressed. Cylindrical shape; handle pressed in one piece with the body; row of beading below rim, two hearts beneath the pouring spout; overall pattern of rows of overlapping scales around body above and below a horizontal "waist" or bib; plain round foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Abrahamson, Michael, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 137; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 78, #194; BIB# 30457