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Cruet

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Colorless barrel-shaped cruet topped by a short neck, flaring lip for pouring, and a removable pressed sunburst stopper. Body of cruet is decorated with a band of vertical ribbing flanked by diamond point diapering. Fluting, which tapers toward the neck, decorates shoulder of cruet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth D. Wakefield

American, early 19th century

Object Place

possibly Kent, Midwestern Ohio, United States

Dimensions

24.13 x 8.89 x 8.89 cm (9 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1971.356a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown molded, 3-mold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass