"Covered Jar"

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access. A new version will be available later in 2023. During this transition period, the current version of the Collections Browser may have reduced functionality and data may be not be updated. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For any questions or concerns, please contact us.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Covered Jar
"Covered Jar"
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
(a,b) H; 24.6 cm, D: 14.8 cm; (a) H: 14.6 cm, D: 13.2 cm; (b) H: 11.1 cm, D: 14.2 cm
Not on Display
about 1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, applied, tooled, ground, polished. Flared cylindrical shape with a heavy applied pedestal base including a spherical air bubble. Circular base ground and polished flat. Slightly domed circular lid with applied finial having a central circular and three applied leaf-shaped prunts. Rim ground and polished flat.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source