Whimsy or Seed Bottle

1820–60


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

20.2 x 11.1 cm (7 15/16 x 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1189

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless whimsy or seed bottle with flat base and cylindrical stem. Body is hollow inverted pear with smoothed out pontil mark at top. Very pure glass.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection