HOBBS NO. 335 / HEXAGON BLOCK - AMBER-STAINED SIX-PIECE WATER SET, colorless, with etched floral decoration, comprising a water pitcher having applied handle with pressed-feather design to upper terminal, and five tumblers with factory polished table rings. Hobbs, Brockunier & Co. Pattern introduced in 1889. Pitcher 8 3/4" H, tumblers 3 7/8" H.
Tumblers undamaged, pitcher with a flake to pattern, and two chips to foot edge.
Literature: Parallels Heacock - Book 7: Ruby-Stained Glass From A to Z, pp. 128, 129, figs. H14, H18.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Ed Kleppinger of New Orleans, LA.