Covered Ginger Jar

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Object Name: 
Covered Ginger Jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.575
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25 cm, Diam: 23 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 1912-1949
Primary Description: 
Slightly translucent mottled rose and white glass; mold-blown. Collar straight-walled with inner band of opaque white; simple straight-walled cover overlapping the collar; bulbous shoulder, tapering downward to base, which dips inward concavely; undecorated; eggshell surface.
Provenance: 
Hussey, Nellie B., Source
1951
Exhibition of East Asiatic Glass
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1948-10-03 through 1948-10-31