Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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compote with lid
  • United States
  • compote with lid, 1870s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 13.3 cm
    Object Height: 5 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6175.a,b
Description

Footed, pressed milk glass compote with acorn finial lid. The body is egg-shaped and covered in spikes ("Sawtooth" pattern).