Covered dish: Hatched Chick and Basket of Eggs

Covered dish: Hatched Chick and Basket of Eggs
Title
Covered dish: Hatched Chick and Basket of Eggs
Date 
1889-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. ( 19 x 21.6 cm )
Description 
Opaque white pressed glass covered dish; cover in the form of a baby chick hatching from a nest of eggs; inset red glass eyes. Footed dish with wavy pierced border. Patent date on inside of cover.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.738ab
Marks 
in relief: on inside of cover: "PAT D AUG. 6. 1889"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group