Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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relish dish
  • United States
  • relish dish, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: United States
  • glass
  • Object Diameter: 22.86 cm
    Object Diameter: 9 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3364
Description

Glass relish dish that is decorated in the center with a frosted relief design of cranes and flowers. There are swans and two other birds on the border of the dish that are connected by a fret design. It has two projections on the rim to create handles.