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Pitcher, of three-part service

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A horizontal band of decoration includes bamboo, fans, and Japanese lanterns.

Marks

around a circle: PAIRPOINT MFG CO / NEW BEDFORD, MA / 1829 in circle: QUADRUPLE PLATE in diamond P

Provenance

November 16, 1987, gift of George Fish, New Bedford, to The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.; March 25, 1992, gift of The New Bedford Glass Society to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.

about 1890

Object Place

New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

19.68 x 17.78 x 13.33 cm (7 3/4 x 7 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1992.79

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver plate (replated)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware