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Pickle jar

1949.595 (RS119711)

Description

Two-part body; square base with high kick-up, unpolished pontil. Gothic arched window motif on each side. Two columnar supports with scalloped arch terminate in plume. Three sides have quatrefoil and drop penant motif; back arch plain. Arches conform to sloping shoulders of bottle, terminating in neck ring with cylindrical neck and circular mouth terminaing in a fold-over lip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1860
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
blow molding
glass (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
blow molding
Blown
Glass
glass (material)
Gothic Revival
JAR, PICKLE
jars
Quatrefoil
quatrefoils
Victorian
Dimensions
8.375 x 3.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.595
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7748

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