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Cream jug

Object Number: 
1952.175
Date: 
1825-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. ( 11.4 x 11.4 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Blue, lead glass cream jug blown in a three-part mold of geometric design (McKearin GI-29); barrel-shaped body with sloping shoulders, wide neck, and flared rim pulled out to form spout; body molded with vertical ribs between horizontal rings; base molded with starburst (Diamond Type III) with pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group