Antique Large Milk Glass Water Pitcher Owl Glass Eyes Late 19th Century. Milk Glass that is opaque with some translucence. Most likely Bryce, Higbee & Co.Has flowers, cherries and leaves on sides. The glass eyes may have been reattached or replaced at some time. Antique trader reference stated " by Bryce, Higbee and others from the 4th quarter of 19th century with the measurements at 7 3/8" 4 5/8 D rim. From Bleknaps Milk Glass Book pp 90, 91. Howerver; experts feel the book is riddled with errors. A reference we have not seen from Ferson's book "Yesterday's Milk Glass Today, " states this may be 1891 Challinor Taylor Catalog. Others state it is English Aterly. Also a reference to a Bryce, Higbee & Co.
7 1/4 total width from nose to handle edge. 4 3/4 Rim Diameter of bowl. Good antique condition, not mint. 3 chips at base, light nicks on rim as seen by little black mark, see pictures. One mark inside appears to be straw mark from manufacturing not crack.
Eyes may have been reattached or made as such. The item "Antique Large Milk Glass Water Pitcher Owl Glass Eyes Late 19th Century Rare" is in sale since Tuesday, May 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Glass\Jars".The seller is "sikvintage" and is located in Palm Desert, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bermuda, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.