Fruit bowl/compote: bust of woman

Fruit bowl/compote: bust of woman
Title
Fruit bowl/compote: bust of woman
Date 
1880-1910
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 8 1/2 in. ( 21.9 x 21.6 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed glass compote with base pressed separately and attached with wafer; bowl has scalloped rim, narrow panels around sides, and diamond patterning on lower edges and underside; pedestal in the form of a female portrait bust, and domed foot with wreath of flowers and leaves impressed on underside.
Credit Line 
From Mr. B. Stinchfield (exchange)
Object Number 
1953.66
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, the pedestal bust is meant to represent Jenny Lind; however, Jenny Lind's popularity had ended by the time this object was produced.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group