Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.421 A
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 11.4 cm, D(base): 10.4 cm; (B) H: 12 cm, D(base): 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Amethyst glass; pressed and tooled. Truncated conical shape; six-petaled rim; six sides, each with an elongated oval loop, attached by a wafer to a hollow hexagonal standard with six loops around sides; circular base rim; pontil mark inside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source