Compote

American
1840–60


Place of Creation: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 21.9 x 28.7 cm (8 5/8 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1144

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Large colorless footed compote pressed in the Loop pattern. Base has seven petals or loops that taper up stem to base of bowl. Around top of stem on underside of bowl are thirteen applied circles. Bowl is shallow with wide flaring sides made up of thirteen petals or loops - with ends of petals forming scalloped rim.

Provenance

Mrs William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection