1-1/2 Pint Pyrex Mixing Bowl

Object Name: 
1-1/2 Pint Pyrex Mixing Bowl

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Object Name: 
1-1/2 Pint Pyrex Mixing Bowl
Accession Number: 
2010.4.283 D
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.3 cm, Diam: 14.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1966-1969
Primary Description: 
1-1/2 Pint Pyrex Mixing Bowl in "Americana" Pattern. Opaque white opalware glass; screen-printed butterscotch enamel; mold-pressed. Very small butterscotch color mixing bowl with white interior.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Americana
Provenance: 
Williams, Dianne, Source
2010-12-31
Material: 
Inscription: 
401 1 1/2 PT. / TRADEMARK / 18 / PYREX / ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / OVENWARE
stamp
Stamped baseq
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.