Covered Mustard Pot

Object Name: 
Covered Mustard Pot

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Object Name: 
Covered Mustard Pot
Accession Number: 
59.4.80
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.4 cm; (a) Mustard Pot H: 9 cm, Diam: 16.7 cm; (b) Cover H: 5.2 cm, Diam: 10.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Covered Mustard Pot. Colorless lead glass; pressed. (a) Cylindrical shape; one side with "ear-shape" handle; sides with "peacock eyes" alternately stippled and cross-hatched; circular base with multi-rayed sunburst, surrounded by circle of beading. (b) Round, flat lid with flattened round knob and "peacock eyes" on underside; cut- out for spoon on one side.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1959-09-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 85, #225; BIB# 30457