1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Metal Carrier

Object Name: 
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Metal Carrier

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Object Name: 
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Metal Carrier
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 19.4 cm, W: 31.9 cm, D: 21.5 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole in "Dandelion Duet" Pattern with Brass-Plated Metal Handle. Opaque white opalware glass with screen-printed cream color and gold enamel, gold metal; mold-pressed. Cream colored with white interior, oval shaped, divided dish, with handles decorated with gold snowflake-like pattern. Metal angled handle with metal coil wrapping around the top.
Pattern Name: 
Dandelion Duet
Williams, Dianne, Source
1 1/2 QUART / PYREX ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / 2
Stamped on base
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.