Miniature Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Miniature Pitcher
Accession Number: 
55.4.216
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.4 cm; Rim Diam: 3.8 cm; Body Diam (lip-handle): 6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1825-1835
Primary Description: 
Miniature Pitcher. Transparent deep cobalt-blue glass; blown-three-mold; slightly concave base, sloping shoulder, neck with wide flaring rim having pinched lip; applied solid ear-shaped handle of clear glass; patterned in GIII-12 pattern.
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 26, bottom, second from right; BIB# 98018
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 41, #2, pp. 202-203; BIB# 25299