Cheese Dish with Lid in Opera Pattern

Object Name: 
Cheese Dish with Lid in Opera Pattern

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Object Name: 
Cheese Dish with Lid in Opera Pattern
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.4.49
Dimensions: 
(a,b) H: 17.3 cm; (a) H: 2.8 cm, Diam: 20.7 cm; (b) H: 15.7 cm, Diam: 18.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1880-1885
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed "Opera" pattern. (a) Flat circular shape plate, upturned rim with row of square panels just below edge; scene in base depicts two men in doublet and hose facing each other in front of a gate, labeled "THE TWO DROMIOS"; pattern and inscription pressed in from lower surface; (b) dome shape lid, with spherical knob; pattern pressed on interior surface which depicts two scenes of a fisherman, one in which he is sitting with a rod and another in which he is standing to bring in a catch; the two scenes are separated by shell-like ornaments.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Actress; Opera
Provenance: 
Riverview Antiques, Source
1991-05-13
Technique: