Pyrex Ovendish

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Ovendish with Insert
Pyrex Ovendish
Accession Number: 
a) Dish H: 6.0 cm; W: 18.0 cm; L: 34.0 cm
Not on Display
about 1985
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, borosilicate; red, white and black cardboard; pressed; a)Rectangular dish; machine finished rim; two handles, have curved ends with squared off corners, sides curved up, "FRANCE/236 A" molded into underside of one handle, "PYREX®/de CORNING" molded into underside of other; body of dish tapered in to bottom; bottom rounded in to base; rectangular flat base, center slightly pressed up; b)cardboard insert that fits in dish; center of insert rectangular with rounded corners, front red with white lines intersecting at right angles, "Made in France-Per alimenti 3.236.75 / MICROWAVE/MICRO-ONDE / MIKROWELLE/MICRO-ONDE / Plat a four / Ovendish / Bratform / Fuente de horno / Ovenschotel / Tegame da forno / 34 x 18 cm 4/6 pers." printed in black on front; back of center white with the Corning guarantee and "43325" printed in red; four trapazoid flaps with rounded corners, one flap attached to each side of center, front and back of flaps red with white lines intersecting at right angles, each flap reads "PYREX®/de CORNING" on both sides, ends and sides of flaps perforated.
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Source