Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Accession Number: 
68.4.71
Dimensions: 
H: 11.7 cm, D(rim): 20.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lowell Innes
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed and blown. Shallow circular bowl with an edge of alternating scallops and points; ring around sides; sunburst in base; applied to a blown baluster stem containing an air bubble; round flat foot with pontil mark underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Innes, Lowell (d. 1986), Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Early Glass of the Pittsburgh District
Venue(s)
Carnegie Museum of Art 1949-04-21 through 1950-05-31
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 238, #924; BIB# 30457
Pittsburgh Glass, 1797-1891 (1976) illustrated, p. 232 (fig. 230); BIB# 19272