Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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compote with lid
  • United States
  • compote with lid, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: without lid: 10.8 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: without lid: 4 1/4 x 4 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6163.a,b
Description

Floral and four-leaf motif around the body. Floral motif on the lid. Band of beads around the top of the compote and around the floral designs on the sides and lid. Fluting on the base. The lid is domed with a button finial that is fluted.