Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Accession Number: 
55.4.205
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.1 cm; Rim Diam: 11.1 cm; Body Diam (lip-handle): 15.8 cm; Base Diam: 8.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1920-1930
Primary Description: 
Pitcher. Transparent light purple-amethyst ("wisteria") glass; blown-three-mold; slightly oval body with concave base and rough pontil mark, wide neck flaring to tooled rim and pinched lip; applied solid ear-shaped handle; body patterned in G-III-5 sunburst pattern.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Color: 
Material: 
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 1) (1999) pp. 191, 250; BIB# 61154
Some Blown-Three-Mold Suspicions Confirmed (1973) illustrated, p. 144, fig. 1;
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 10, #2, pp. 124-125; BIB# 25299