Ribbed Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Ribbed Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.5.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.7 cm; Rim Diam: 8.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1950-1960
Primary Description: 
Ribbed Pitcher. Transparent very bubbly light amber glass, including very large bubbles; optic-blown, applied handle; squat ovoid body with concave base having very rough pontil mark; wide cylindrical short neck increasing in diameter towards infolded rim with pinched lip; solid ear-shaped handle applied to rim at shoulder; body has been patterned with ribs swirling to the right, faintly recognizable at body but rather sharp at neck.
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1961-05-22
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