Cream Pitcher or Creamer
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
4 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (11.4 x 13.3 x 8.6 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mrs. V. B. Howe
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American. Cream Pitcher or Creamer, ca. 1898. Glass, 4 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (11.4 x 13.3 x 8.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. V. B. Howe, 40.377.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 40.377.1_40.377.2.jpg)
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Colorless pressed glass footed cream pitcher or creamer; cup-shaped pitcher tapers toward bottom; molded decorations of three spread eagles separated by upright cannons; eagles stand atop an American shield which forms the three feet; rounded triangular rises from top edge; opposing "D" shaped handle in beaded pattern.
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