Match holder

American
1870–90
Artist Unknown, 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

H: 2 15/16 in.; Diam: 2 3/8 in.

Accession Number

1978.1113

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Pressed white opalescent glass match holder. Base supporting full figured owl with outstretched wings which support a cylindrical match bowl; owl tail beneath bowl.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection