Artist New England Glass Company, American, 1818 - 1888
Designer Joseph Locke, American, 1846 - 1936
  • Set of Agata pitcher and four tumblers
  • Agata Square-Mouth Pitcher
Date 1887
Medium blown molded lead glass
Dimensions various dimensions
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund, gifts from Robert H. Tannahill, Mrs. George Kamperman, Mrs. Edsel B. Ford and Mrs. Ernest Kanzler, by exchange
Accession Number 2000.92
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W293, Level 2 (see map)
Hirschl and Adler Galleries, Inc.;
2000-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Grover, Ray and Lee Grover. Art Glass Nouveau. Rutland, VT, 1967, pp. 61-63 (figs. 90-95).

Pierce, Donald C. Art and Enterprise - American Decorative Art: 1825 - 1917, the Virginia Carroll Crawford Collection. Atlanta, GA, 1999, pp. 244-247 (fig. 132).

“American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81, 1-2 (2007): p. 67.