Cake stand

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Object Name: 
Cake stand
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.139
Dimensions: 
H: 17.3 cm, D: 25.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1879-1884
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Circular flat top with plain turned up rim, two female busts in surface, one with feathers in hair is Maud Granger, other, with sailor hat is Annie Pixley. Two shell-like ornaments between busts. Inverted baluster stem and circular base are acid-frosted. Base has rays radiating from center.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Actress
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
A Fifth Pitcher Book (1948) p. 23, p. 120;