Miniature Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Miniature Pitcher
Accession Number: 
55.4.132
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.4 cm, Rim Diam: 3.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Miniature Pitcher. Transparent pale aquamarine glass; free blown, with applied decoration; globular body with applied thick crimped foot having pontil mark, wide neck flaring to rim and pinched lip; applied solid ear-shaped handle; body with superimposed lily-pad decoration Type I (McKearin, American Glass, 1948, p. 27); squat pear-shaped ball cover with hole at bottom (original?).
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 34, top row, second from right; BIB# 98018