Pitcher

About 1880


Place of Creation: Possibly Wheeling, West Virginia, United States

Dimensions

22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1141

Medium or Technique

Blown-molded glass with applied handle

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless heavy flint pitcher with applied handle. Pitcher is semi-bulbous in shape, tapering at neck then flaring out at rim with wide, raised pouring spout. Three rows of hobnail pattern - protruding rectangles encircling the body of pitcher - twelve rectangles per row. Twelve raised squares around base of pitcher.

Provenance

Mrs. William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware; See George and Helen McKearin's American Glass pg. 420-421.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection