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Sweet Meat Dish with Cover

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Heavy flint colorless sweet meat dish with footed base, solid hour glass shaped baluster, fourteen panels around base of semi-bulbous bowl, top of bowl gently flares out to rim. Cover has folded rim, thirteen panels on beehive shaped dome with knob 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

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

50.3 cm (19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.816a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass, pattern molded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass