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pitcher
  • United States
  • pitcher, 1820–1840
  • Where object was made: Keene, New Hampshire, United States
  • mold-blown glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16.5 x 12.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/2 x 4 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6039
Description

Blown three-mold, clear glass pitcher with "diamonds and sunbursts." There is a band of vertical ribbing around the bottom of the pitcher. Above this is a band of alternating diamond diapering and a sunburst pattern. Around the shoulders of the pitcher is a band of diagonal ribbing. The handle is ear-shaped and has a scroll at the base.