Jar or Bottle

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Object Name: 
Jar or Bottle
Accession Number: 
55.4.181
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.8 cm; Rim Diam: 6 cm; Body Diam (max): 13.6 cm; Base Diam:8.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Jar or Bottle. Transparent very bubbly light amber glass with puce tone; free blown, with applied and tooled decoration; barrel-shaped body with concave base having rough pontil mark, short cylindrical neck with uneven rim; body decorated with latticework of pinched trailing: three horizontal bands with vertical and zig-zag bands in-between, three applied button prunts on upper level, pair of solid angular handles with thumb-and ginger pieces applied to shoulder and neck, irregular flap band applied below rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12