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Pitcher

Pitcher
Title
Pitcher
Date 
1835-1865
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 8 x 5 in. ( 19.7 x 20.3 x 12.7 cm )
Description 
Aquamarine blown non-lead glass pitcher with "lily-pad" decoration; tapered body with rounded shoulders and neck pinched in to form spout, second gather of glass tooled up into six peaks, trailed thread of glass around neck, applied handle with curled end, slight push-up with blow pipe mark on underside.
Credit Line 
Exchange with George S. McKearin
Object Number 
1951.370
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this pitcher was attributed by George S. McKearin to Redford, NY, 1831-1870.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group