Compote

Footed dish

1840–45
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

15.87 x 22.86 cm (6 1/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

1979.720

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Canary yellow glass with lacy “Princess feather” and “basket of flowers” pattern. Oblong bowl sits on a tall splayed foot. The foot is scalloped and pressed with stylized leaf decoration. The bowl has lacy princess feather medallions, baskets of flowers, stippled border and scalloped edge. Barlow & Kaiser 1031.

See also 1979.663 (same pattern, colorless).

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield