Pitcher with Sheared Top Rim

Object Name: 
Pitcher with Sheared Top Rim

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Object Name: 
Pitcher with Sheared Top Rim
Accession Number: 
98.4.647
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.7 cm, W: 13 cm, Diam: 11.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1915-1925
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gerald M. Eggert in memory of Christine Clara Weiss
Primary Description: 
Pitcher with Sheared Top Rim. Colorless glass; blown, engraved, polished. Trumpet shaped pitcher; slanting rim with pinched lip rises to a point above applied handle; handle has leaf decoration on face; body of pitcher engraved with 3 bunches of grapes, vines, and leaves; there is an engraved line above and engraved border of grape vines and leaves below the decoration; star-like design on base with spheres and lines; Hawkes trademark etched onto body below handle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Eggert, Gerald M., Source
1998-09-18
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
[image of trefoil with fleur-de-lis in center and duck-like bird on either side] / HAWKES
inscription
Acid etched below handle