2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Twin Candlewarmer in Original Box

Object Name: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Twin Candlewarmer in Original Box

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Object Name: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Twin Candlewarmer in Original Box
Accession Number: 
Overall H (a-c): 18.4 cm, W: 36.1 cm, D: 26.9 cm; Overall H (box): 15.2 cm, W: 37.5 cm, D: 28.7 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
2-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole in "Golden Classic" Pattern with Twin Candlewarmer in Original Box. Colorless glass and opaque white opalware glass, yellow and gold screen-printed enamel, cardboard, wood, metal; mold-pressed. Opaque white with yellow exterior, oval shaped casserole decorated with gold stylized tulip and bell decoration; colorless lid with gold stylized heart decoration. Brass-plated cradle with two attached candle cups, and two wooden handles in original cardboard box.
Pattern Name: 
Golden Classic
Williams, Dianne, Source
045 2 1/2 QT. / PYREX ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / 15
Stamped (a) on base
Stamped (b) on handle
945 C31
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.