Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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urn and lid
  • United States
  • urn and lid, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown glass
  • Object Height: 40.01 cm
    Object Height: 15 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6269.a,b

Clear glass urn and lid. The urn has a flat, round foot and a short, applied stem. It has a globular body, which slants inward at the top, then flares out slightly. The lid is a high dome shape with an applied, button-shaped knob.