Pyrex Custard Cup

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Custard Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm; Rim Diam: 9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerry E. Wright
Primary Description: 
Pyrex Custard Cup. Colorless with yellowish cast, non-lead borosilicate glass; mold-pressed. Small circular dish with deep walls tapering in towards narrow base, narrow inset flange on inside of thick curved rim, outside of rim has a minute extruded edge, flattened base molded with inset, slightly raised/circular foot; overall mold and chill marks; molded in low relief circle at center of base (reading through interior): interlocked CG monogram/PYREX/interlocked CG monogram; molded in low relief on underside of rim: 4237.
Jerry E. Wright (American, b. 1932), Former Collection
interlocked CG monogram/PYREX/interlocked CG monogram/4237
Stamped center of base
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 76-77, #129; BIB# 65446
Recent Important Acquisitions, 39 (1997) illustrated, pp. 182-183, #47; BIB# AI5243
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1996 (1997) illustrated, p. 41; BIB# AI95179