Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Accession Number: 
61.4.101
Dimensions: 
H: 14 cm, D: 18.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Circular top; scalloped rim; stippled; flowers and leaves around sides and in base; applied tripodal base with three C-scrolls and three paw feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass (2000) illustrated, p. 62; BIB# 65417
Glass (Miller's Antiques Checklist) (1994) p. 62; BIB# 35948
Classical Taste in America 1800-1840 (1993) illustrated, pp. 204-205, #162; BIB# 26178
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 60, #137; BIB# 30457