Covered dish

Covered dish
Title
Covered dish
Date 
1885-1905
Medium 
Glass, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 x 7 x 5 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 17.8 x 14 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed non-lead glass dish in the form of a hen sitting on a basket; hen's comb and wattle painted red, eyes painted black, and beak painted yellow and black; hen body (cover) sits in basket (dish) decorated with guilloche and basket-weave patterns. Base has basket-weave pattern with cross in center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.567ab
Gallery Label 
Challinor, Taylor & Co. of Tarentum, PA made a complete line of animal dishes, which was continued by the United States Glass Co. of Pittsburgh, PA.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group