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Jar: Honeypot w/lid

Jar: Honeypot w/lid
Title
Jar: Honeypot w/lid
Date 
1880-1910
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. ( 13.3 x 9.5 x 9.5 cm )
Description 
Opaque white pressed glass honeypot in the form of a beehive; overhanging cover is fluted and domed with cylindrical finial and three bees on sides; dish of cylindrical shape resembles beehive with bees crawling on it; square footed base with canted corners.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.768ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group