Kew-Blas Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Kew-Blas Pitcher
Accession Number: 
2008.4.146
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.2 cm, W: 18.2 cm, Diam (max): 13.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1905-1927
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellow-amber glass; blown, tooled, applied, iridized. Pitcher with flared base and solid reeded applied handle with a star shaped terminal. The pitcher is iridized with rose/plum tones and the handle is iridized with silver/blue tones. Polished pontil. Marked "KEW BLAS" on pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Source
Inscription: 
LDC.88.17
inscription
Painted On underside of base Black paint/ink.
28
label
Label/adhesive On underside of base Rectangular white label with black text.
2303 / 3 PZ {or T}
label
Original Label/adhesive On underside of base Oval shaped white label with scalloped edge and handwritten text in blue.
KEW-BLAS
signature
Engraved and gilded On underside of base