Shoe: puss in boots

Object Number: 
1953.590
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 6 x 1 5/8 in. ( 7.6 x 15.2 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Amber pressed lead glass shoe with high heel and cat's head and paws at front rim; pressed decoration consists of faceted medallions ("Daisy" pattern) and allegator skin toes.
Gallery Label: 
Bryce Bros. was purchased by United States Glass Co., but continued to make this popular model (see publications).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group