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Wavy Base Duck

Object Number: 
1953.741ab
Date: 
1885-1905
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 8 x 6 in. ( 14 x 20.3 x 15.2 cm )
Description: 
Opaque white pressed glass butter dish in the form of a duck (cover) floating on water (dish); duck has inset green glass eyes; dish has flange with wave-like lines suggesting water. Underside of base has lines radiating from center.
Gallery Label: 
Similar duck butter dishes have been attributed to Challinor, Taylor & Company and United States Glass Company of Tarentum, Pennsylvania.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group