Cream Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Cream Pitcher
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
50.4.100
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.25 cm; Rim W: 7 cm, D: 7.5 cm; Foot Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1825-1875
Primary Description: 
Cream Pitcher. Non-lead glass, brilliant yellow-green; pattern-molded and free-blown; globular body with neck spreading at rim with wide lip and scallop at handle attachment; applied plain heavy circular sloping short-stemmed foot, with slightly rough pontil mark; expanded wide-space wide vertical ribs; applied solid semi-ear-shaped handle with curled tip.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15