Pickle dish

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Object Name: 
Pickle dish
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.134
Dimensions: 
L: 23.6 cm, W: 13.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1872-1879
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Oval with bust of woman labeled "KATE CLAXTON" filling center base and motto "LOVE'S REQUEST IS PICKLES" around sides. Crossed shell-like ornament at each end.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Actress
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source
Color: 
Technique: 
A Fifth Pitcher Book (1948) p. 23, p. 120;