"Ginger Jar"

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Covered Jar
"Ginger Jar"
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
(a,b) H: 16.0 cm, D: 13.9 cm; (a) H: 14.6 cm, D: 13.9 cm; (b) H: 2.5 cm, D: 8.0 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, ground, polished. (a) Ovoid shape, sheared top rim, a tooled solid circular base; ground and polished under base. (b) Shallow cylindrical lid, ground and polished rim. Design no. 8372.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source