Honey Dish in "Argus" Pattern

Object Name: 
Honey Dish in "Argus" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Honey Dish in "Argus" Pattern
Accession Number: 
50.4.366
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.9 cm; Rim Diam: 8.5 cm; Base Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1850-1875
Primary Description: 
Honey Dish in "Argus" Pattern. Lead glass, colorless; pressed; circular form, sides flaring in slight concave curve from flat base to heavy scalloped rim; three graduated rows of the thumbprints on sides, two rows around smooth depressed center on base.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Argus
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 250, #985; BIB# 30457