Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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jar with lid
  • Spain
  • jar with lid, circa 1800s
  • Where object was made: Spain?
  • glass, enamel
  • Object Height: 18.4 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6176.a,b
Description

Opaque white glass, with circular foot. The body is globular with a cylindrical neck which flares out slightly at the top. There is vari-colored enamel floral decoration all over the piece. There is a band of gilding on the foot, around the body, around the rim. There are two bands of gilding on the lid. The lid has an apple shaped finial.