Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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fruit dish
  • United States
  • fruit dish, circa 1850
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 19.05 x 20.32 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 1/2 x 8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3143
Description

Footed glass fruit dish that is made of transparent, colorless glass. It appears that the foot has been applied to the bowl of the dish. There are relief designs of vertical stripes on the foot, with no other decorations on the dish.