"Pomona" pitcher

about 1885–88
Designed by Joseph Locke (American, born in England, 1846–1936), Made by New England Glass Co., East Cambridge, Massachusetts (1818–1888)


Object Place: East Cambridge, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 17.1 x 19.7 x 16.5 cm (6 3/4 x 7 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.68

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown molded and stained; hand etched, acid finish

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

“First grind”; amber-stained rim

Provenance

Early history unknown; acquired at unknown date by Ruth Webb Lee (1894-1978); 1978, by inheritance to her daughter, the donor; 2012, gift of Dorothy-Lee Jones (Weston, Massachusetts) to the MFA. (Accession date: March 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy-Lee Jones