Jug

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Object Name: 
Jug
Accession Number: 
55.4.147
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.5 cm; Body Diam: 18.5 cm; Foot Diam: 11.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1853-1873
Primary Description: 
Jug. Transparent dark amber very bubbly glass with large blowing spirals; wear marks; free blown, with applied decoration; spherical body with applied flat crimped foot having very rough pontil mark, small cylindrical neck with heavy sloping collared neck; angular solid handle applied to neck end shoulder; on body superimposed lily-pad decoration Type III (McKearin, American Glass, 1948, p. 27).
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09