Cream jug

Object Number: 
1952.174
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 4 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 10.5 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Deep blue glass creamer blown lead mold in a 3-part mold (McKearin G III-23); squat cylindrical body with shoulders angled to short neck; flared rim pulled out to form spout; applied handle with lower terminal crimped and curled at end; diagonal ribbing around neck within horizontal rings; wide band of diamond diapering; between horizontal rings are 9 large diamonds each containing sunburst with diagonal ribs in between; vertical ribbing around base; rayed bottom (type IV); pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group