Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
80.4.42
Dimensions: 
H: 11.4 cm; D (rim): 15.2 cm, (foot): 8.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Circular bowl having alternate plain and "hairpin" panels and a bull's-eye rim; circular foot is formed from a cup plate with a pattern of ellipses.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Garth's Auctions, Inc., Source
1980-07-17
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 53, #111; BIB# 30457
Pittsburgh Glass, 1797-1891 (1976) p. 235, fig. 232; BIB# 19272
American Glass Cup Plates (1948) illustrated, p. 175 (plate 43,#216C); BIB# 25463