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Match holder

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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

American, 1870–90

  • Artist Unknown, Austrian, 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

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass