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Cream jug

Cream jug
Title
Cream jug
Date 
1825-1840
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 3 1/2 x 2 in. ( 7.6 x 8.9 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Colorless lead glass cream jug blown in a three-part mold (McKearin GIII-18); flared rim pulled out to form spout, squat cylindrical body with rounded shoulders molded with band of ribbing at neck over band of diamond diapering over band fluting at base; base molded with diamonds (Diamond Type) with pontil mark; applied ribbed handle with crimped end.
Object Number 
INV.3743
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group