Sauce Dish

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Object Name: 
Sauce Dish
Accession Number: 
50.4.192
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20 cm; Rim Diam: 11 cm; Base Diam: 5.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Sauce Dish. Lead glass, peacock blue; pressed; shallow circular bowl, sides curving to flaring rim with small round serrations from narrow table-ring; inner surface smooth, outer with peacock feather and scrolled-eye design on stippled background: on sides, band of peacock feathers with ringed eye and alternate stippled and diamond feather; on base, diamond-scrolled eyes around bead circle with ringed dot at center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 84, #220; BIB# 30457