Custard Cup

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Custard Cup
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
96.4.174
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.7 cm, Diam: 10.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1915-1919
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerry E. Wright
Primary Description: 
Colorless with yellowish cast, non-lead borosilciate glass; pressed. Small circular dish with deep walls tapering in towards narrow base, narrow inset flange on inside of thick curved rim, outside of rim has a minute extruded edge, flattened base molded with inset, slightly raised/circular foot; overall mold and chill marks; molded in low relief circle at center of base (reading through interior): interlocked CG monogram/PYREX/interlocked CG monogram; molded in low relief on underside of rim and reading through the glass: 422.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
#422
Provenance: 
Jerry E. Wright, Former Collection
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Pyrex
Trademark
Design Chronicles: significant mass-produced designs of the 20th century (2005) illustrated, p. 42, fig. 02-18; BIB# 89747
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 76-77, #129; BIB# 65446
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1996 (1997) illustrated, p. 41;
Recent Important Acquisitions, 39 (1997) illustrated, pp. 182-183, #47; BIB# AI5243