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Butter cooler, cover, and stand

Butter cooler, cover, and stand
Butter cooler, cover, and stand
Title
Butter cooler, cover, and stand
Date 
1823-1845
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
overall, with cover and stand: 5 x 6 1/4 x 5 in. ( 12.7 x 15.9 x 12.7 cm )
Description 
Colorless cut lead glass butter cooler, cover, and stand; oval bowl cut with strawberry diamonds and fans on the flared rim and and on the body a horizontal band of pointed arches filled with strawberry diamonds or stars; oval domed lid with knop cut with panels and strawberry diamonds and a horizontal band of pointed arches filled with strawberry diamonds or stars; oval stand with scalloped rim cut with strawberry diamonds and fans and bottom cut with radiating rays.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number 
1936.695a-c
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this object belonged to either Abigail Cornell (1766-1854) who married Israel Corse in 1810, or to Angeline Burr, wife of Morris Ketchum (1796-1880).
Bibliography 
Denker, Ellen Paul. "Collector' legacies." The Magazine Antiques 167 (2005): 176-180.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group