2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Lid, Stand, and Box

Object Name: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Lid, Stand, and Box

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Object Name: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Lid, Stand, and Box
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 17.5 cm, W: 34.2 cm, D: 21.4 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole in "Lace Medallion" Pattern with Lid, Stand, and Box. Opaque white opalware glass, colorless glass, metal; screen-printed turquoise blue color and applied white decal; mold-pressed. Large white casserole with handles and turquoise blue exterior; decorated with white flower-like elements. Colorless lid and gold colored stand with handles and candle warmer; original cardboard box.
Pattern Name: 
Lace Medallion
Williams, Dianne, Source
045 2 1/2 QT. / PYREX ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / 37
Stamped (a) on base
945 C17
Stamped (b) on handle
Stamped (b) on handle
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.