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compote with lid
  • United States
  • compote with lid, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cut glass
  • Object Height: 30.5 cm
    Object Height: 12 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6165.a,b

Clear, cut glass compote with lid. The body is hemispherical shaped with eight scallops. There is a knop in the stem and the base is scalloped. There is a sunburst on the bottom of the base. The lid is domed with a button finial and spire on the top.