Covered Tureen and Tray

Object Name: 
Covered Tureen and Tray

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Object Name: 
Covered Tureen and Tray
Accession Number: 
68.4.294
Dimensions: 
(a-Tureen) H(with cover/tray): 5.8 cm, (without): 3.1 cm, L: 7.9 cm, W: 4.7 cm; (b-Cover) H: 2.3 cm, L: 6.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1850
Primary Description: 
Opaque light blue glass; pressed. Oval shape tureen; 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 and rope rim; oval shape tray; plain rim; panels around edge; concentric circles in oval center; base ring rough ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Whichelow, Mrs. George, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Technique: 
Tableware in Transition: Pressed Flint Glass (1988) p. 39, ill.; BIB# AI20495
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 148, #493, pl. 7; BIB# 30457