Covered Box

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Object Name: 
Covered Box
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 13.8 cm, W: 9.5 cm, L: 13 cm
Not on Display
about 1870-1890
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. (a) Rectangular body with smooth top rim, an eagle at each corner standing on a down-turned scroll, with the wings going back along the sides and a fan-shaped ornament on each side below the wings, rayed design on base; (b) lid is rayed and has an eagle finial.
Stradlings, Source
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15