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Compote

Object Number: 
1965.797d
Date: 
1830-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. ( 9.5 x 19 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Circular shaped compote with scalloped edge; in well, scrolled eyes pattern on stippled ground; on interior rim, peacock feathers; applied and tooled stem and foot; foot decorated with geometric patterns (overall pattern also referred to as peacock-feather-eye-and-scroll pattern).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group