Cruet

Title:
Cruet
Date: 
1790-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 2 in. ( 15.9 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown glass (probably nonlead) cruet with tapered cylindrical neck with flanged lip and two applied rings at midpoint of neck and shoulders, bulbous body with molded flutes around base, and flat base with pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number: 
1953.471
Gallery Label: 
This cruet is modeled after larger decanters of the period.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group