2-part Jar

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Object Name: 
2-part Jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
90.4.58
Dimensions: 
H (a&b): 16 cm; (a) H: 6 cm, D: 9.9 cm; (b) H: 10.4 cm, D: 10.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1939-1942
Credit Line: 
Gift of Long Island Depression Glass Society, Ltd.
Primary Description: 
2-part Jar. Opaque white non-lead glass; pressed. Two part jar in the shape of a woman with an elaborate hairdo in a full-skirted dress; top half (woman's body) lifts off to reveal powder in lower, cylindrical part; Akro Agate trademark on base barely legible; marked: "MADE IN US OF AMERICA".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Long Island Depression Glass Society, Ltd, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1990 (1991) p. 6;