Covered Butter Dish

Object Name: 
Covered Butter Dish

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Object Name: 
Covered Butter Dish
Accession Number: 
H(with cover): 18.3 cm, D(including handle): 19.9 cm
Not on Display
about 1879-1890
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ruth Iams Roth
Primary Description: 
Colorless, non-lead glass; pressed. High dome shape; cover surmounted by an eagle with upraised wings having an acid or "satin" finish; plain bowl with high dome base and two loop handles.
Pattern Name: 
Frosted Eagle
Roth, Ruth Iams, Source
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 283, #1111; BIB# 30457