"Brilliant" Cut Glass Mustard Jar - image 1 of 6

Cut glass" is glass that has been decorated entirely by hand by use of rotating wheels. Cuts are made in an otherwise completely smooth surface of the glass by artisans holding and moving the piece against various sized metal or stone wheels, to produce a predetermined pleasing pattern. Cutting may be combined with other decorative techniques, but "cut glass" usually refers to a glass object that has been decorated entirely by cutting.

The Brilliant Cut Glass era i American extended from 1876 -1917. First introduced by eight enterprising American companies at the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia.

This lovely brilliant cut glass mustard jar has a combination notched vertical columns and engraved flowers encircling the entire piece. The lid, with cut opening for your favorite condiment spoon, has a star within a star cut on the inside base with round faceted knob and notched edge. The base of the jar also has a cut star embellishment. The mustard jar measures 4" in height and 2 1/2" across the top. There are no cracks, chips or repairs. Great piece to use on special occasions or to include in your cut glass display.

Cut Glass

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"Brilliant" Cut Glass Mustard Jar


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