Pitcher: cream jug

Object Number: 
1952.166
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 4 x 2 in. ( 7.6 x 10.2 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Blue, lead glass; blown. Creamer blown in a three-part mold (McKearin GIII-23); flared rim pulled out to form spout, squat cylindrical body with rounded shoulders molded with band of diamond diapering over band of nine diamonds containing sunbursts over band of fluting at base; base molded with rays (Rayed Type IV) with pontil mark; applied handle with crimped and curled end.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group