Cream Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Cream Pitcher
Accession Number: 
50.3.97
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm; Lip W: 5.8 cm, D: 6.8 cm; Foot Diam (max): 5.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Cream Pitcher. Possibly lead glass; free-blown and cut. Solid sloping high foot, ovoid body, short neck spreading slightly at rim with deep pinched lip; cut decoration: triangular panels on foot forming eight sides; pointed panels below three-quarter bracelet of large cross-cut diamonds on body, hollow or honey-comb facets on neck; one pointed and three round scallops on sides of rim; eight-pointed star on base; applied loop handle with triple row of facets on back.
Provenance: 
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
1950-12-06
Material: