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cruet with stopper
  • United States
  • cruet with stopper, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 19.05 x 6.98 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3358.a,b
Description

Transparent, colorless, pressed glass cruet with a cylindrical body, sharply rounded shoulders, and a thin neck. There is vertical ribbing on the body of the cruet, and squares of a pressed star pattern. It has a plain handle and base, with a globular stopper attached to a thin stem, pressed to resemble a cut design.