Pitcher: cream jug

Pitcher: cream jug
Title
Pitcher: cream jug
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 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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group