Compote

Footed Dish

American
1835–40
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 24.1 cm (5 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.706

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless compote. “Dahlia” pattern. Triangular shaped base, paw feet. Scrolled column supports shallow bowl. Floral center, stippled background to base. Six-pointed stars contain circles with cross-hatching, bordered by fanciful leaves and six loped “stars” with cross hatching. Lee. Sandwich Glass, plate 131.
“Pressed Dahlia nappie on triangular scrolled standard and hairy paw foot base.” Barlow and Kaiser, Vol. 1, p. 136, plate 1100.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection