Covered Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.4.488
Dimensions: 
(a) H(with cover): 14.4 cm, (without): 8.2 cm, D(rim): 16 cm; (b) H: 6.5 cm, D: 12.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1845
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. (a) Footed, hemispherical shape; stippled; rim with grape clusters; sides with princess feather medallions and peacock eyes; vertical ribbing on inside of domed foot; (b) dome shape; open crown knob; stippled; princess feather medallions on underside of dome; rim with grape clusters.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
McKearin Antiques, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15