3 Cruets

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Object Name: 
3 Cruets
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(A) H: 16.4 cm, D: 8.7 cm; (B): 15.5 cm, D: 8.9 cm; (C) H: 12.7 cm, D: 8.3 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Opaque white non-lead glass; pressed. Pear-shaped; (A) cruet pressed from the bottom with collar of plain glass around open base; diamond pattern on body; (B) similar cruet, pressed from the base and with open base tooled into a circular foot but still open at center; (C) similar cruet, but with plain base having a dimple in the middle where excess glass (as in B) was cut away.
Innes, Lowell (d. 1986), Former Collection
Schwind Antiques, Source
Two important glass auctions (1986-05-03) Lot #452D; BIB# 13023
Pittsburgh Glass, 1797-1891 (1976) illustrated, p. 67 (fig. 24); BIB# 19272