Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spoon holder
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • spoon holder, circa 1880s
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 15.6 cm
    Object Height: 6 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6383
Description

Pressed glass spoon holder. The top portion is flashed with ruby, cylindrical and has an engraved design of leaves and tendrils. The top rim of the spoon holder is saw-toothed. The lower part is clear with large, impressed dots around it.