Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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compote with lid
  • Bakewell Glass Works, manufacturer
    active 1808–1882
  • compote with lid, circa 1850
  • Where object was made: United States
  • mold-blown flint glass
  • Object Height: bowl 28.7 cm
    Object Height: lid 17.8 cm
    Object Height: bowl 11 1/4 in
    Object Height: lid 7 in
  • Bequest of Clara Kimble in memory of her sister Pearl B. Kimble, The University of Kansas class of 1905
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1675.a,b

Molded clear flint glass compote with lid. Widely-spaced swirled ribbing; 8 rib mold. Slightly domed base with baluster stem. There is an ovoid shaped finial on top of the lid.