Cruet

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Object Name: 
Cruet
Accession Number: 
62.4.32
Dimensions: 
H: 5 1/4", W (base): 3"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1825-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of McKearin Antiques
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; mold-blown in a three-part mold, mouth tooled. Mushroom shape, fat on top with narrow lower half; very short neck ground on the inside for stopper; turned out rim; pattern consists of vertical ribbing above diagonal ribbing above diamond diapering and sunbursts above vertical ribbing. Circular base has radiating ribs with pontil mark in center. Rayed type VIIA.
Pattern Name: 
GIII-6
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1961-04-04
American Glass (1948) (1948) pl. 127-5; BIB# 25297