Covered Tureen

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Object Name: 
Covered Tureen
Accession Number: 
68.4.297
Dimensions: 
(a) H(with cover): 6.5 cm, (without): 4.5 cm, L: 11.1 cm, W: 6.5 cm; (b-Cover) H: 2 cm, L: 9.5 cm, W: 6.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830
Primary Description: 
Opaque lavender-blue glass; pressed. Oval shape tureen; stippled; fan ornament on sides; outcurving handles at each end; oval base with multi-rayed star; oval, nearly flat shape cover; quatrefoil knob; stippled on underside with scrolls.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Green, Charles W., Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 149, #496; BIB# 30457