Butter Dish with Lid, "Jumbo" pattern
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
7 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 5 5/8 in. (18.4 x 20 x 14.3 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mrs. Edwin P. Maynard
You may download and use Brooklyn Museum images of this three-dimensional work in accordance with a Creative Commons license
. Fair use, as understood under the United States Copyright Act, may also apply.
Please include caption information from this page and credit the Brooklyn Museum. If you need a high resolution file, please contact email@example.com
For further information about copyright, we recommend resources at the United States Library of Congress
, Cornell University
, Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums
, and Copyright Watch
For more information about the Museum's rights project, including how rights types are assigned, please see our blog posts on copyright
If you have any information regarding this work and rights to it, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Canton Glass Company (American, (1883-after 1999)). Butter Dish with Lid, "Jumbo" pattern, ca. 1882. Glass, 7 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 5 5/8 in. (18.4 x 20 x 14.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Edwin P. Maynard, 44.32.8a-b. Creative Commons-BY
overall, 44.32.8_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
"CUR" at the beginning of an image file name means that the image was created by a curatorial staff member. These study images may be digital point-and-shoot photographs, when we don\'t yet have high-quality studio photography, or they may be scans of older negatives, slides, or photographic prints, providing historical documentation of the object.
Colorless pressed glass butter dish (a) and fitted lid (b), "Jumbo" pattern. Round dish has flat bottom and two ringed handles; a male face (dramatic mask?) attached on underside end of each handle. Dish supported by a molded conical pedestal with a band of fluting around upper part of pedestal. The lid rises to a flat dome, then a second tier of a cylindrical fluted knob atop which stands a frosted elephant finial.
Not every record you will find here is complete. More information is available for some works than for others, and some entries have been updated more recently. Records are frequently reviewed and revised, and we welcome
any additional information you might have.