Covered Powder Jar

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Object Name: 
Covered Powder Jar
Accession Number: 
2009.4.309
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9 cm, Diam (max): 13.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1893
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anna and Karl Koepke
Primary Description: 
White milk glass with applied pigments; mold blown and painted. Body has gourd shape and is decorated on exterior with applied pigment and floral decoration, rim is painted yellow with repeating white dots. Cover has gourd form with floral decoration. Overall cream colored.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Koepke, Karl H. (d. 2009), Source
2009-05-26
Koepke, Ann, Source
2009-05-26
Inscription: 
LIBBEY CUT GLASS TOLEDO O (within double circle) – EAGLE TRADEMARK
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Stamped bottom