Fly trap and cover

Object Number: 
1939.411ab
Date: 
1860-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 6 in. ( 13.3 x 15.2 cm )
Marks: 
molded: on cover: "FLY TRAP. PAT."
Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Fly trap and cover; wide, squat, tapering cylindrical form with three legs and circular hole at center with truncated conical wall; domed cover with frosted scroll knop; inscribed on cover: "FLY TRAP. PAT."
Credit Line: 
Gift of H. Maxson Hulloway
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group