Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sauce dish
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • sauce dish, circa 1840
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • pressed glass
  • Object Diameter: 10.8 cm
    Object Diameter: 4 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6371.b
Description

Clear, pressed glass sauce dish with a scalloped rim. There is diamond diapering on the sides of the dish. There is a portrait of a woman in the bottom of the dish (identified as Queen Victoria) with the initials "V.R.".