Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.162
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Professor Donald J. Grout
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown, silvered, stained, matte- enameled. Hemispherical bowl with flared rim, hollow construction throughout; silvered inside; concave top, stained yellow; the exterior with matte-enameled (grey-white) foliate band; baluster stem with matte-enamel bands; circular foot with matte-enamel bands, bottom with central hole plugged with a glass disk, backed with silvering, cemented in place using a plaster compound.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Grout, Donald J., Source
1955