Dish: footed compote

Object Number: 
1965.797e
Date: 
1830-1860
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 6 1/8 in. ( 11.4 x 15.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed glass compote with base blown separately and attached with wafer; bowl has sawtooth rim and decoration consisting of shields, leaves, and pinwheels organized in concentric bands; hand-tooled stem with annular knop joined by wafer to plain circular foot with pontil mark on underside.
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