Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Accession Number: 
75.4.49
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.9 cm; Rim Diam: 21.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1925-1935
Credit Line: 
Gift of Estelle F. Sinclaire
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and engraved; marble, silverplate. Circular glass bowl with polished engraving of stylized floral swags; applied glass stem with four vertical rows of cut circles; stem cemented into a silver-plated circular mount on top of a square marble plinth which fits into a silver-plated square base having four claw feet; base marked "PAIRPOINT / P / C1481" on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Farrar, Estelle Sinclaire (Mrs. Frederic) (American, 1919-2001), Source