Tiffin Conic Candy Jar and Cover

Object Name: 
Tiffin Conic Candy Jar and Cover

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Object Name: 
Tiffin Conic Candy Jar and Cover
Accession Number: 
2012.4.157
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.5 cm, Diam (max): 16.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1928
Credit Line: 
Gift of Eugenia E. Thiel
© United States Glass Company
Primary Description: 
Tiffin Conic Candy Jar and Cover. Transparent pink "satin" glass, enamel; blown, acid-etched, enameled. (a) Conical dish with circular foot and band of gold enamel applied around rim and edge of foot. (b) Conical cover with flared rim and teardrop finial. Bands of gold enamel applied around rim and at finial join. Lid is decorated with two enameled floral sprays. Design no. 179.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Thiel, Eugenia, Source
2012-11-13
Inscription: 
FOSTORIA
label
Affixed (a) on base of dish rectangular white paper label with red text