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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. ...

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Credit Line

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

Footed dish

1840–45

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

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass