Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • pitcher, 1828–1840
  • Where object was made: United States
  • mold-blown flint glass
  • Object Height: 14.5 cm
    Object Height: 5 11/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6226

Blown three-mold clear glass pitcher with geometric design. The rim of the pitcher is broad and flaring. The handle is applied and has crimping at the bottom. The lower portion of the pitcher has vertical ribbing. The center section is alternating between an ogival and sunburst design. The base is rayed. The lip is tiny and pinched.