Wavy Base Duck

Wavy Base Duck
Title
Wavy Base Duck
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.741ab
Gallery Label 
Similar duck butter dishes have been attributed to Challinor, Taylor & Company and United States Glass Company of Tarentum, Pennsylvania.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group