Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.406
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.25 cm; Rim W: 8 cm, D: 11 cm; Foot Diam:10 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1836-1850
Primary Description: 
Non-lead glass, dark amber and opaque white; free-blown and tooled; small globular body with applied amber glass gather tooled into broad ribbing below a rounded horizontal ring, long wide cylindrical neck with high arched lip, and with opaque white loopings; applied, amber glass, short multiple-ring stem and wide circular flat foot with rough pontil mark; applied solid semi-ear-shaped handle with leaf decoration on flattened end with curled-back tip.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Hurry, Renwick, Former Collection
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 124; BIB# 22048
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #1, pl. 60; BIB# 25297