Covered Tureen

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Object Name: 
Covered Tureen
Accession Number: 
68.4.296
Dimensions: 
(a-Tureen) H(with cover): 5.3 cm, (w/out): 3.1 cm, L: 7.9 cm W: 4.7 cm; (b-Cover) H: 2.2 cm, L: 6.9 cm, W: 5.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1845
Primary Description: 
Opalescent glass; pressed. Oval shape; stippled; fan ornament on sides; out-curving handles at each end; oval base with star surrounded by circles; oval, nearly flat shape cover; quatrefoil knob; stippled on underside with scrolls.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sittig, Edgar, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 148, #491; BIB# 30457