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Compote (George Peabody)

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MANUFACTURER Unknown
MEDIUM Glass
  • Place Manufactured: England
  • DATES late 19th century
    DIMENSIONS 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (11.1 x 14 x 14 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS English Registry mark on inside of compote.
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 40.187
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION 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
    IMAGE overall, 40.187_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION 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. Condition: Good
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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