Covered Tureen and Tray

Object Name: 
Covered Tureen and Tray

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Object Name: 
Covered Tureen and Tray
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.4.121
Dimensions: 
H (with cover and tray): 7.4 cm, L: 11.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur A. Houghton, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Oval with shell and scroll design on stippled background and a handle on each end; matching oval cover with knob; matching tray with floral wreath in rim and scroll design in center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Arthur A. Jr., Source
1966-01-14
Color: 
Technique: 
Sandwich Glass Handbook (3rd printing) (1947) pl. 80; BIB# 77083