Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Accession Number: 
58.4.38
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.4 cm; Rim Diam: 11.3 cm; Foot Diam: 9.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1815-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of James Rose
Primary Description: 
Pitcher. Colorless lead glass; mold-blown, engraved. Barrel-shaped body with twelve molded panels around lower part of body; copper wheel engraving of swags, bows and flowers around body and feathery band around neck; applied hollow handle turned up at lower end; rough pontil mark slightly pushed into center of base.
Provenance: 
Rose, James (1899-1975), Source
1958-11-14
Color: 
Material: 
Pittsburgh Glass, 1797-1891 (1976) illustrated, p. 170 (fig. 143); BIB# 19272