Engraved Pyrex Covered Casserole with Faberware Mounter

Object Name: 
Engraved Pyrex Covered Casserole with Faberware Mounter

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Object Name: 
Engraved Pyrex Covered Casserole with Faberware Mounter
Accession Number: 
2010.4.270
Dimensions: 
Overall: H: 17.4 cm, W: 22.8 cm D: 19.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1930-1939
Primary Description: 
Pyrex Casserole with Lid and Metal Mount. Colorless glass with slight yellow-green tint; mold-pressed; engraved, metal mount. Octagonal casserole with etched pattern of circles on body and lid. Lid has a tall finial. Mount stamped with floral pattern panels.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Williams, Dianne, Source
2010-12-31
Material: 
Inscription: 
673-B
stamp
Stamped (a) base
PYREX 673-C A-D
stamp
Stamped (b) rim
T.M.REG / $ / PYREX / $ / U.S.PAT.OFF.
stamp
Stamped (a) base
A-B
stamp
Stamped (a) base
Venue(s)
Rakow Library, Corning Museum of Glass 2015-06-06 through 2016-03-17
America’s Favorite Dish: Celebrating a Century of Pyrex commemorates the history of Pyrex brand housewares, developed by Corning Glass Works in 1915. Central to the story of Pyrex are women, traditionally the keepers of the home, who helped Corning designers and engineers develop the products to appeal to the burgeoning women’s consumer market. Corning Glass Works combined affordable products and attractive designs with strategic marketing to make Pyrex a mainstay in American homes. Pyrex advertisements, ephemera, and glassware from the combined collections of the Library and Museum will reveal the evolution of this modern American tradition.