Jug

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Object Name: 
Jug
Accession Number: 
55.4.267
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.9 cm; Body Diam: 12.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Jug. Transparent brilliant amber glass; wear marks; pattern molded; spherical body with rough pontil mark at pushed-up base, cylindrical neck with folded collared rim; applied solid ear-shaped handle with crimped end; patterned in twenty-four rib mold and expanded with ribs swirled to left.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 49, second from left; BIB# 22375
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 108, #1, pp. 336-337; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) pl. 108, #1, pp. 336-337; BIB# 96725