Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spoon holder
  • United States
  • spoon holder, circa 1860
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14 x 12.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/2 x 5 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6385
Description

Three-mold, pressed, clear glass spoon holder with "barrel-loop" pattern. The base is round and slightly domed. The bowl is hemispherical with a scalloped rim. There are scalloped panels on the sides of the bowl.