Cream jug

Object Number: 
1965.800a
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 5 1/2 x 3 in. ( 12.7 x 14 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass footed cream jug; eight-sided body, each side with a different pattern of scrolls and floral motifs, some framed by diamond chains (California pattern); rim undecorated; spout ornamented with elongated diamonds; diamond pattern on foot.
Gallery Label: 
Jane Spilman suggests that this cream jug was probably made by New England Glass Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts, or possibly made by Curling, Robertson & Sons, Pittsburgh, PA (See Publications).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group