Pyrex Chip and Dip

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Chip and Dip
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 16.7 cm, W: 23.2 cm, D: 23.2 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Pyrex Chip and Dip in "Turquoise" Pattern. Opaque white opalware glass with screen-printed turquoise color; gold colored metal mount, mold-pressed. Square dish with white interior and turquoise exterior. Gold metal mount with smaller, square, white and turquoise dip dish.
Pattern Name: 
Williams, Dianne, Source
026 2 1/2 QT. / TRADEMARK / 19 / PYREX / ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / OVENWARE
Stamped (a) on base
410 - 12 oz. / TRADEMARK / 5 / PYREX / ® / MADE IN U.S.A. / OVENWARE
Stamped (b) 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.