Pyrex Carafe and Lid

Object Name: 
Pyrex Carafe and Lid

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Carafe and Lid
Accession Number: 
98.4.195
Dimensions: 
H: 21.8 cm; Diam: 11.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1959
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless and turquoise non-lead glass, borosilicate; mold-blown by machine; screen printed; a)tapered cylindrical shape; flared rim with machine finished edge and pinched lip; neck short and straight; body gradually tapers out from neck, widest point of body near base, stylized tree with apple on either side of trunk printed onto body; "32 OZ./28/24/20/16/12" and PYREX trademark also printed onto body; flat circular base; b)stopper has cylindrical shape; flared circular rim; body tapered in from top to bottom; circular base, base has high kick with flat top, kick is actually stopper knob.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection