Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cheese dome
  • cheese dome, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 17.8 x 19.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 7 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3422

Pressed glass cheese dome. The bottom is hemispherical and it drawn up into a button-knop finial at the top. The bottom part is plain with a teardrop design on the shoulders.