Pitcher on Four Footed Base

Object Name: 
Pitcher on Four Footed Base

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Object Name: 
Pitcher on Four Footed Base
Accession Number: 
84.2.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 26.1 cm, Diam: 14.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1860-1880
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed, tooled, wheel-roughened, cut. Pear shaped pitcher with high pouring lip and applied handle opposite lip; four footed base has a small design. After pressing, object was tooled into a pear-shape and handle was applied; after annealing body was roughed on a cutting wheel; then pattern of ellipses and stars was cut through roughing and polished.
Department: 
Provenance: 
House That Jack Built, Source
1984-04-27
Victorian Table Glass and Ornaments (1978) illustrated, ill. 128-129; BIB# 20587