Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Accession Number: 
72.3.63
Dimensions: 
H: 35.4 cm, W (incl handle): 20.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920-1925
Primary Description: 
Colorless, purple, yellow and orange tinted glasses; blown with applied decoration, some iridescent surfaces. Conical shape, tapering to neck and elongated spout for pouring; rounded rim; applied orange tinted glass handle contacts vessel at rim and below neck, ending in a trailed design with scalloped edge extending below midline; three pads of glass with iridescent surfaces, applied below neck, end as thin threads near base; vessel tapers inward at base; lobe-shaped patches of purple decoration extend upward from base to below midline; flat polished base and pontil area; signed on incurving portion of base "Schneider [in script]".
Provenance: 
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
Parke Bernet Sale (1972-12-15) lot 140; BIB# 16645