Pitcher

about 1840–60


Object Place: Probably Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Dimensions

22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1143

Medium or Technique

Free-blown glass with applied handle and decoration

On View

The Heide Family Galleries (Gallery 238B)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless heavy flint glass pitcher, semi bulbous, tapering in, then flaring out at rim with wide pouring spout. Applied handle with crimping at base. Eight vertical ribs running up pitcher - “pillar molding”.

Provenance

Mrs. William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection