Pitcher on Four Footed Base

Object Name: 
Pitcher on Four Footed Base

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Object Name: 
Pitcher on Four Footed Base
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Overall H: 26.1 cm, Diam: 14.7 cm
Not on Display
about 1860-1880
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed, tooled, wheel-roughened, cut. Pear shaped pitcher with high pouring lip and applied handle opposite lip; four footed base has a small design. After pressing, object was tooled into a pear-shape and handle was applied; after annealing body was roughed on a cutting wheel; then pattern of ellipses and stars was cut through roughing and polished.
House That Jack Built, Source
Victorian Table Glass and Ornaments (1978) illustrated, ill. 128-129; BIB# 20587