Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • dish, 1850–1900
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • glass
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5.1 x 16.8 x 22.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 x 6 5/8 x 8 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3785

Clear, pressed crystal glass dish that is an immitation of Irish cut glass. The top view of the dish is in the shape of an oval, and there is a sunburst pattern on the bottom of the dish. On the border there is a band of vertical ribbs and the band is followed by a second band decorated with a diamond pattern with the pointed tops of the diamond shapes forming the edge of the dish.