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Urn with cover

1949.391.1AB (RS119510)

Description

Urn: square base with polished pontil. Facet- cut dome of base tapers to short panelled stem. Bowl is ovoid with swirled thumbprint-like or peacock eye cuts. Cover: domed with facet-cut border and conforming peacock eye overall design. Panel-cut steeple finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1765-1800
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cutting (dividing)
glass (material)
lead glass
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
covers (closures)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Eye
eyes (motifs)
Faceted
faceting
Glass
glass (material)
lead glass
peafowl
URN
urns
Dimensions
4.375 x 2.25 (HxW), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.391.1AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7677

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