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Compote, "Westward Ho!" Pattern

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1880
DIMENSIONS 11 1/2 x 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. (29.2 x 22.2 x 14 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Compote (a) with cover (b), colorless pressed and acid frosted glass. (a) Oblong shape with frosted sides on colorless base; sides decorated with molded figures of buffalo and deer. (b) Conforming lid is colorless glass surmounted by figure of a kneeling Indian in frosted glass. Condition: Good
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION James Gillinder & Sons (American, 1860–1930s). Compote, "Westward Ho!" Pattern, ca. 1880. Glass, 11 1/2 x 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. (29.2 x 22.2 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.226.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.226.1a-b_bw.jpg)
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