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Colorless heavy flint pitcher, with applied handle. Semi-bulbous in form, tapering at neck, then flaring outrim with wide raised pouring spout. Three rows of rectangular protruding cleats encircling body of pitcher - twelve such rectangles per row. Raised horizontal rib around neck. Base has...

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Provenance

Mrs. William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware; See G + M McKearin "American Glass" pg 420-421.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

About 1880

Place of Creation

Possibly Wheeling, West Virginia, United States

Dimensions

22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1139

Medium or Technique

Blown colorless flint or "lime" glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass