Ewer or Water Pitcher

Object Name: 
Ewer or Water Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Ewer or Water Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 25.8 cm; Rim W: 8.6, D: 12.3 cm; Foot Diam: 12 cm
On Display
about 1800
Primary Description: 
Slightly dark colorless lead glass; blown and cut. (Adams) urn-shape -- deep ovate body with sides spreading sharply to short round shoulder, narrow short neck with very wide lip in ovate scalloped rim; heavy pedestal base with bobbin-like stem and broad scalloped circular foot; decoration, on body: long arch-flutes trisected by two horizontal angular ribs. Loop handle with two rows of oval facets, long and tongue-like end at neck attachment, plain end.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
Title Unknown (Museum of Fine Arts, Philadelphia)
Philadelphia Museum of Art 1948-11 through 1948-11