Cream Pitcher in "Ashburton" Pattern

Object Name: 
Cream Pitcher in "Ashburton" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Cream Pitcher in "Ashburton" Pattern
Accession Number: 
50.4.392
Dimensions: 
Overall H (at arched lip): 16.75 cm; Rim W: 8.5 cm, D: 13 cm; Foot Diam: 7.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1875
Primary Description: 
Ashburton Cream Pitcher. Lead glass, colorless; pressed; ovoid body with long, high and wide arched lip and single pointed scallop on rim at each side; pressed pattern on side of body: large depressed ovals at top and above band of round-top panels, center of ovals above juncture of panels which extend onto circular foot; ground and polished pontil mark; applied swan-neck handle with long (tooled) leaf end and curled tip.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Ashburton
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
American Glass
Venue(s)
Gmeiner Art Center 1972-03 through 1972-03
Glass, the Mildred C. Howe Collection
Venue(s)
Valentine Museum 1971-10-23 through 1971-11-21
 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 126; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 251, #992; BIB# 30457
Glass, the Mildred C. Howes collection (1971) illustrated, p. 22 (#58); BIB# 30149
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #1, pl. 207; BIB# 25297