Washbowl and Pitcher

Object Name: 
Washbowl and Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Washbowl and Pitcher
Accession Number: 
68.4.289
Dimensions: 
(a-Bowl) H: 2.3 cm, D(rim): 7.8 cm; (b-Pitcher) H: 6.5 cm, D(base): 3.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1870
Primary Description: 
Cobalt blue glass; pressed. Cylindrical shape bowl with flaring sides; vertical panels around sides; pitcher straight-sided upper half; bulbous lower half; solid ear-shape handle; vertical panel around sides; plain round foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Meyer, Ralph, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 198; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 147, #480; BIB# 30457