Sauce Dish with Eagle

Object Name: 
Sauce Dish with Eagle

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Object Name: 
Sauce Dish with Eagle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.203
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.6 cm; Rim Diam: 10.3 cm; Base Diam: 5.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1850
Primary Description: 
Sauce Dish with Eagle. Lead glass, colorless; pressed; deep circular form, sides rising in concave curve from flat thick base to round-scalloped rim; narrow ring around sides about 1/2" (1.3 cm) above base; on bottom, large intaglio American eagle with arrows and olive branch in talons.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 56, #124; BIB# 30457