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Sweetmeat Jar

1971.685.2AB (RS117693)

Description

Blown and cut colorless glass; deep bowl with an extended lip; diamond cut on border of lip; faceted under lip; diamond cut bowl; three stepped rings; flat circular knop; four sided stem flaring into stepped and squared platform base; domed cover has fluted, circular handle with partially faceted stem; four stepped rings on dome with diamond cut band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
cutting (dividing)
glass (material)
lead glass
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Glass
glass (material)
JAR
jars
lead glass
Dimensions
9.75 (H), 5.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.685.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5334

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