Crown Milano Cracker Jar with Cover

Object Name: 
Crown Milano Cracker Jar with Cover

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Object Name: 
Crown Milano Cracker Jar with Cover
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm, Diam (max): 19 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fletcher Ford and Mrs. Sally Recker in memory of Lola Kincaid Ford
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass; white metal; blown, enameled, gilded. Spherical shape blown in a mold with shallow hobnails; enameled decoration of beige and pink with gilt tracing and applied "jewels" of dots of glass; white metal collar, handle and lid; lid has a butterfly on top.
Recker, Mrs. Sally, Source
Ford, Fletcher, Source
Ford, Lola Kincaid, Former Collection
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Mt. Washington and Pairpoint Glass (2013-03) illustrated, p. 23;
Article on The Corning Museum of Glass and 2011 Exhibition: Pairpoint and Mt. Washington (2011-07) illustrated, p. 52;
[Corning, United States] (2011) illustrated, p. 52, #6; BIB# AI92598
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 181, left; BIB# 22048
New England Glass and Glassmaking (1972) p. 357, fig. 331; pp. 355-356; BIB# 27280