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Sweet Meat Dish with Cover

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Footed colorless sweet meat dish with hollow hour glass shaped ballister, fourteen panels around base of cylindrical bowl. Cover has tall, tapering dome ending in flattened knop and tall flat top finial.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William H. Fenn III, Yorklyn SR Box 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, about 1830–60

Place of Creation

United States

Dimensions

43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.) (with cover)

Accession Number

1978.814a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass