Cream Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Cream Pitcher
Accession Number: 
50.4.268
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11 cm, Rim W: 5.5 cm, D: 6.5 cm; Base Diam: 4.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1875-1900
Primary Description: 
Cream Pitcher. Non-lead glass, probably soda-lime, colorless; free-blown and engraved; globular body, cylindrical neck with high arched shallow lip; engraved decoration on body: 3/4 circlet of flowers and leaves; smooth base with polished pontil mark; applied solid loop handle spreading into large circular end.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1940
to
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #7, pl. 50; BIB# 25297