Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Accession Number: 
69.4.275
Dimensions: 
Overall: H: 26.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1905-1912
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gillett Welles
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, engraved. Undulating flared upper rim with pulled spout, edge swells to bulbous shoulder; flower blossoms engraved near rim; shoulder encircled with bulbous cabochon-like areas; body tapers and swells at base; cut handle applied below shoulder and attached above shoulder; body engraved with Art Nouveau design; base flat ground and polished with cut star decoration.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles, Gladys (Mrs. Gillett, Sr.), Former Collection
Welles, Gillett Sr., Former Collection
Category: 
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning, 1868-1940
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1977-04 through 1977-10
Toledo Museum of Art 1977-11 through 1978-02
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning 1868-1940 (1977) illustrated, pp. 51, 53, 91, fig. 53, cat. #70; BIB# 28368