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Pitcher: creamer

Object Number: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 3 in. ( 11.4 x 13.3 x 7.6 cm )
Colorless glass; pressed. Creamer with stippled diamond between two stippled hearts below spout, scale design around sides with raised horizontal band around middle, and flat circular foot; scroll handle pressed in one piece with body.
Gallery Label: 
Fragments of this pattern have been found at the Boston & Sandwich factory site (see "American Glass, 1760-1930," p. 421). However, chemical testing of a translucent light blue creamer in this pattern in the collection of the Toledo Museum of Art has indicated non-lead glass, suggesting a possible European origin.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Fannie G. Dudley & Family
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group