Pitcher, of three-part service

about 1890
Manufacturer Pairpoint Manufacturing Company, New Bedford (active 1880–1938), Manufacturer Mount Washington Glassworks (active 1837–1894)


Object Place: New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

19.68 x 17.78 x 13.33 cm (7 3/4 x 7 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1992.79

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver plate (replated)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

A horizontal band of decoration includes bamboo, fans, and Japanese lanterns.

Markings

around a circle: PAIRPOINT MFG CO / NEW BEDFORD, MA / 1829
in circle: QUADRUPLE PLATE
in diamond P

Provenance

November 16, 1987, gift of George Fish, New Bedford, to The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.; March 25, 1992, gift of The New Bedford Glass Society to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.