Butter dish and cover

Butter dish and cover
Butter dish and cover
Title
Butter dish and cover
Date 
1875-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 12.4 x 17.1 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Light blue pressed lead glass covered butter dish in the form of an old-fashioned stove; dish balanced on four legs, with representations of hinged doors and other functional apparatus on frosted sides; lid decorated with overall pattern and indicating burners; knop on lid in the form of a flatiron.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.578ab
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Creative: Tronvig Group