Covered Compote

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Object Name: 
Covered Compote
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
93.4.34
Dimensions: 
(a,b) H: 33.4 cm, D: 20.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1882-about 1886
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary Adria Galbraith in memory of Mary Grant Galbraith and Don J. Galbraith
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed, acid-etched. Lid is cylindrical, with a flat top and a solid figure of an elephant, acid-frosted, as a finial. Bowl is also cylindrical, with a solid cylindrical stem above domed base with a flat circular outer portion.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"Jumbo"
Provenance: 
Galbraith, Mary Adria, Source