Gravy Boat

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Object Name: 
Gravy Boat
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.4.651
Dimensions: 
Overall H (at handle): 11.3 cm, L: 26.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1850-1875
Primary Description: 
Gravy Boat. Translucent milkglass; pressed; gravy boat, oblong with a spout at one end and a curved handle piece at the other, scalloped rim, irregularly ribbed exterior.
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Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 324, #1257; BIB# 30457