"Pear-shaped Sauce Boat"

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Object Name: 
Sauce boat
Title: 
"Pear-shaped Sauce Boat"
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.4.99
Dimensions: 
H: 10.7 cm, L: 17.7 cm, W: 12.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1957
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, applied, tooled, ground, polished. Pear-shape, tooled to a pointed spout; widest part of the upwards scrolling handle applied beneath rim. Base ground and polished flat. Signed "Steuben" in diamond-point script under base. Design no. 8086.
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source