Pyrex Covered Casserole with Mounting

Object Name: 
Pyrex Covered Casserole with Mounting

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Covered Casserole with Mounting
Accession Number: 
98.4.422
Dimensions: 
H: 15.9 cm; Diam: 21 cm; L: 27.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1921-1925
Credit Line: 
Gift of Susanne K. Frantz
Primary Description: 
Colorless, with golden tint, non-lead glass; nickel plated metal; pressed; stamped; soldered; a)circular shaped casserole dish; flared rim divided into two bands with lowered interior edge, "BM-F" molded into one side of rim exterior, "168-268" molded into opposite side; dish tapered in to bottom, bottom rounded in to base; flat circular base with Pyrex trademark in center; b) circular cover with knob in center; top of knob flared in to circular disk with raised bump at top, base of knob flared out to cover; cover slightly domed with flat rim; "168" molded into one side of cover near rim, "PYREX" molded into opposite side; c) open circular metal mounting; stamped with two horizontal bands of vertical scroll-like design; two pointed ear shaped handles on opposite sides; bottom quarter inch of mounting bent in to form support for casserole; three equally spaced flared feet with curved ends on bottom exterior.
Provenance: 
Frantz, Susanne K., Former Collection
Inscription: 
PYREX
Trademark
molded On top of cover near rim