Water Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Water Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.42
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21 cm; Rim W: 11.5 cm, D: 13 cm; Base Diam: 11.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1775-1799
Primary Description: 
Water Pitcher. Non-lead glass; deep rich amethyst appearing almost black in reflected light; free-blown; large globular body, short broad cylindrical neck; rough pontil mark; applied broad tapering double strap handle, attached off-center on neck.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
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