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Dish

Object Number: 
1948.340
Date: 
ca. 1891
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 9 x 5 1/4 in. ( 3.5 x 22.9 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Colorless glass; pressed. Oval dish with two hexagonal pillar handles, band of raised dots around rim around underside of rim, band of raised dots and egg and dart pattern around top of dish wall, and pressed horseshoe and prayer rug motif with floral sprays on base.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this dish is illustrated in "Early American Glass" by Ruth Webb Lee (p. 559).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Weber Hill Arkenburgh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group