750 Milliliter Pyrex "Cinderella" Bowl

Object Name: 
750 Milliliter Pyrex "Cinderella" Bowl

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Object Name: 
750 Milliliter Pyrex "Cinderella" Bowl
Accession Number: 
98.4.181
Dimensions: 
H: 7.9 cm; Diam: 15.1 cm; L:19 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1979-1981
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Web Description: 
Interesting Facts about Pattern: - Spring Blossom Green was released in two versions. The first from 1972 to 1979. The second from 1979 to 1981. - One of the longest running patterns, Spring Blossom Green was available on the consumer market for nearly a decade. - Spring Blossom Green is commonly referred to as “Crazy Daisy.” Pattern Description: “Pyrex ware. We all depend on it,” claims a 1979 Trade Catalog. Newly redesigned, Spring Blossom Green made its second debut in the second half of 1979, continuing on as a Pyrex Compatible to the corresponding Corelle Dinnerware. The new design was similar to the 1972 iteration of Spring Blossom Green, but had a smaller floral motif with the occasional stem and leaf scattered throughout. The background colors were now avocado green and lime green, both with the design printed in white. While still a popular pattern the 1979 version of Spring Blossom Green was released on fewer dishes. Included in the 1979 release were the 300 series Mixing Bowls, 4 piece Cinderella Mixing Bowl Set (440), and the 470 and 480 Round Casserole Set. The 474 and 475 casseroles were also sold as separates as well as in the set. Consequently, two versions of the 474 casserole exist. As with the 1972 version of Spring Blossom Green collectors often refer to the 1979 iteration as “Crazy Daisy,” though that is not this pattern’s official name. With its discontinuation in 1981, Spring Blossom Green was one of the longest patterns available on the consumer market, spanning nearly a decade.
Pattern Name: 
Spring Blossom Green 2
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection
Primary Description: 
750 Milliliter Pyrex "Cinderella" Bowl in "Spring Blossom Green 2" Pattern. Translucent white, green and white non-lead and opalware glass; pressed, tempered, screen printed; hemispherical shape; machine finished rim with two lips, one lip wider than the other, top of both lips pressed in and taper down; exterior of bowl green, interior white; body rounded in toward bottom, two sets of horizontal floral designs parallel to rim, one on each half of body with design breaks under lips, each design has flowers, stems with leaves, and dots; ring foot; flat circular base with "441 750ml/PYREX/FOR OVEN AND/ MICROWAVE/NO STOVETOP/OR BROILER/CORNING N.Y. USA/21" pressed into it.