Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sauce dish
  • United States
  • sauce dish, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.86 x 11.43 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/8 x 4 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6795
Description

Clear glass sauce dish with ovals around the sides, which create large, scalloped edges. There is a double ring of stippling around the ovals with no design, and every other oval panel has a single ring of stippling and a floral, scroll design. There is a flower design in the center of the dish.