Pyrex Liquid Measuring Cup

Object Name: 
Pyrex Liquid Measuring Cup

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Liquid Measuring Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
98.4.238
Dimensions: 
H: 13.8 cm; D: 14 cm; L: 18 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1941
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead borosilicate glass; red enamel; pressed, screen printed; cylindrical shape; machine finished rim with pinched lip; cup tapered in to base; handle opposite spout, top of handle rounded in and up, bottom of handle rounded back to cup; same measuring marks printed in red onto each half of cup, reading "4 CUPS/ 3 ½ / 3 CUPS / 2 ½ / 2 CUPS / 1 ½ / 1 CUP / ½" and "32 OZ/28/24/20/16/12/8/4;" ring foot; flat circular base with PYREX® backstamp including item number "532" and "FOR GENERAL HOUSEHOLD AND PHOTOGRAPHIC USE ONLY" molded into it.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection