Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Accession Number: 
2007.1.26
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.9 cm, W: 10 cm, Diam (max): 8.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1199
Primary Description: 
Pitcher. Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge; small bubbles; transparent blue. Blown; applied. Pitcher with globular body. Rim plain, with rounded lip; neck straight and tapering; wall (Th. 0.1 cm) has smooth, convex profile, curving down and out and in, and merging with base, which was probably rounded. Handle with oval cross section dropped onto wall just above greatest diameter, drawn up and out, curved inward, and reattached to top of neck; at greatest height, pinched and flattened, roughly triangular finial. Decorated on neck with continuous horizontal band bordered by single trails at upper and lower edges. Band contains three rows of seven prunts; top and bottom rows are colorless, and central row is blue.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Errett, Raymond F., Source
2007-03-30
Category: