1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Refrigerator Dish with Cover

Object Name: 
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Refrigerator Dish with Cover

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Object Name: 
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Refrigerator Dish with Cover
Accession Number: 
98.4.243
Dimensions: 
H: 8.2 cm; W: 17.3 cm; L: 24 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1947-1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Refrigerator Dish in "Primary Color" Pattern with Cover. Translucent white non-lead opalware glass; colorless borosilicate; pressed, tempered, enameled; a) rectangular shaped dish; machine finished rim; two handles, one at each short end of dish, handles have squared off ends and sides that taper out to rim; sides of dish taper in to bottom, bottom rounds in to base, exterior of dish yellow, interior and base white; rectangular shaped ring foot; flat rectangular base with PYREX® backstamp including item number "503-B" molded into center; b) rectangular cover; flat top, "PYREX®" and "503-C" molded into top of lid, long sides of top ribbed near edge, edges of lid raised; sides of lid taper out and down to flat pressed out rim; two handles, one at each short end of cover, handle ends squared off and sides taper out to rim, inner edge of rim underside raised.
Pattern Name: 
Primary Color
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection