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Dish: footed bowl

Object Number: 
1942.571b
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 5 3/8 in. ( 14.9 x 13.7 cm )
Description: 
Deep sapphire blue footed pressed glass bowl; octagonal shape with scalloped rim, octagonal spreading stem, and plain circular foot.
Gallery Label: 
Helen McKearin determined that this bowl was "probably Midwestern," according to the accession records.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group