Pitcher

Object Number: 
1952.213
Date: 
1815-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 6 x 4 in. ( 15.2 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless, lead glass pitcher blown in a three-part mold of geometric design (McKearin GIII-5); barrel-shaped body with tall neck with flared rim pulled out to form spout, applied handle with crimped and curled end, and base molded with concentric rings (Type VI-A); body molded with bands of vertical ribbing at neck and base, diagonal ribbing at shoulders, and a wide band with alternating panels of sunbursts and diamond diapering around waist.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group