Covered Powder Jar

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Object Name: 
Covered Powder Jar
Accession Number: 
65.4.24
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.9 cm, Diam (max): 15.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. P. M. Chamberlain
Primary Description: 
Covered Powder Jar. Colorless lead glass; blown and cut; white metal. Flattened cylindrical shape with hinged metal rim on bowl and cover; lid and box both cut in a pattern which has a central hobstar surrounded by alternating hobstar and prism cutting.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Chamberlain, Mrs. P. M., Source
1965-03-15
Hoare, Jessie Champlin, Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
The illustrated encyclopedia of glass (2011) illustrated, p. 209; BIB# 128671
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 182; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 292, #1143; BIB# 30457