2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Lid

Object Name: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Lid

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Object Name: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Lid
Accession Number: 
2010.4.610
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.3 cm, W: 32.7 cm, D: 21.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1967
Primary Description: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole in "Golden Rose" Pattern with Lid. Opaque white opalware glass and colorless glass; with screen-printed light brown and gold enamell; mold-pressed. Light brown with white interior, oval shaped casserole, with handles. Decorated with gold scroll and rose pattern.
Pattern Name: 
Golden Rose
Provenance: 
Williams, Dianne, Source
2010-12-31
Material: 
Inscription: 
045 2 1/2 QT. / PYREX ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / OVENWARE / 4
stamp
Stamped (a) on base
945 C 38
stamp
Stamped (b) on handle
PYREX
stamp
Stamped (b) on handle
Venue(s)
Rakow Library, Corning Museum of Glass 2015-06-06 through 2016-03-17
America’s Favorite Dish: Celebrating a Century of Pyrex commemorates the history of Pyrex brand housewares, developed by Corning Glass Works in 1915. Central to the story of Pyrex are women, traditionally the keepers of the home, who helped Corning designers and engineers develop the products to appeal to the burgeoning women’s consumer market. Corning Glass Works combined affordable products and attractive designs with strategic marketing to make Pyrex a mainstay in American homes. Pyrex advertisements, ephemera, and glassware from the combined collections of the Library and Museum will reveal the evolution of this modern American tradition.