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cruet with stopper
  • United States
  • cruet with stopper, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 23.5 cm
    Object Height: 9 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6631.a,b

Pressed glass cruet with stopper. The cruet is clear glass with red staining around the bottom of the body. The cruet has a globular body with a long neck, an ear-shaped handle and a curved spout. The bottom of the body has fluting and a diamond pattern, which is partially stained to give a checkered effect. The stopper is teardrop-shaped and is clear.