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Pitcher: cream jug

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Title:
Pitcher: cream jug
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 4 x 2 in. ( 7.6 x 10.2 x 5.1 cm )
Date End: 
1 840
Description: 
Blue lead glass cream jug 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
Object Number: 
1952.166
Date Begin: 
1820
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group