Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.5 cm; Rim W: 9 cm, D: 11 cm; Base Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750-1825
Primary Description: 
Pitcher. Lead glass, light amethyst with swirls of deep tone and, on handle side, wisps of olive green; free-blown; globular body with very wide cylindrical neck with tiny pinched lip, and rounding at bottom; rough pontil mark; applied small "D" strap handle with turned-back end.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1920
to
1950-07-31
Material: 
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09