Covered Dish

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Object Name: 
Covered Dish
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.4.353
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.7 cm, W: 9.3 cm, L: 15.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1899-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees
Primary Description: 
Opaque white non-lead glass; pressed. (a) Ovoid bowl in a basket weave pattern with "THE AMERICAN HEN" in a banner on one side and "PAT APPLIED FOR" on base. (b) Cover in the form of an eagle sitting with outstretched wings on three eggs labeled "PORTO RICO", "CUBA" and "PHILIPPINES".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees Collection, Former Collection
Webster, Elizabeth Voorhees, Source
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