Jelly compote

about 1830–50
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 15.2 cm (3 5/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

1979.681

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless glass with a lacy shell pattern. Deep dish with twelve points and plain serrated edge, shell border. Princess feather medallion and shield motifs on center on stippled background. Plain smooth center. pressed moulded foot on square plinth with rounded corners attached to center.

Credit Line

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