Compote (George Peabody)
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
late 19th century
4 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (11.1 x 14 x 14 cm) (show scale)
English Registry mark on inside of compote.
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
Compote, colorless pressed glass. Round bowl with beaded border at flaring rim, supported on short stem and slightly domed pedestal base; sides of bowl inscribed with raised letters "GEORGE PEABODY" between bands of stars.
Unknown. Compote (George Peabody), late 19th century. Glass, 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (11.1 x 14 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.187. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.187_bw.jpg)
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