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bonbon dish with lid and base
  • Germany
  • bonbon dish with lid and base, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • mold-blown glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14.6 x 15.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 11/16 x 6 1/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Alice Dains
  • Not on display
  • 1949.0006.02.a,b,c

Hemispherical, ruby blown-molded glass bonbon dish with a domed lid. The lid has an ovoid shaped finial. The bonbon dish is sitting on a circular dish-like base. The bonbon dish and lid are trimmed in gold and have gold flowers all over. The finial is gold on the tip and has gold flowers around the center. The base has gold flowers near the edge.