Compote or Tazza

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Object Name: 
Compote or Tazza
Accession Number: 
55.4.161
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.7 cm; Rim Diam: 21.9 cm; Foot Diam: 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1833-1850
Primary Description: 
Compote or Tazza. Transparent pale bluish-aquamarine glass; wear marks; free blown, with applied decoration; flat foot with rough pontil mark, stem consisting of a hollow knop on a heavy step drawn from same gather as bowl, shallow bowl with wide flaring outfolded rim; on bowl superimposed lily-pad decoration Type III (McKearin, American Glass, 1948, p. 27).
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
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