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Jar

Object Number: 
1952.224
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 10.8 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Amethyst lead glass jar blown in a ten-ribbed two-part mold with a hand-tooled flanged lip; large pontil mark on bottom.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group