Diamond-thumbprint Compote or Footed Bowl

Object Name: 
Diamond-thumbprint Compote or Footed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Diamond-thumbprint Compote or Footed Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.383
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.25 cm; Rim Diam: 18 cm; Foot Diam: 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1845-1870
Primary Description: 
Diamond-thumbprint Compote or Footed Bowl. Lead (light) glass, colorless; pressed in one piece; hemispherical bowl in diaper of large diamonds with thumbprint center, flaring heavy broad-scallop rim; standard with broad-ribbed spool stem on flat circular foot, and, on inside, dome terminating at throat of spool.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 299; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 256, #1012; BIB# 30457