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1.69.85
Pittsburgh, PA | compote | p...
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1.69.85 | 1893 | Diameter: 7.5 in, H: 1.5 in, diameter of top: 5.625 in | Red band inscribed one side: Buffalo Bill's Wild West, Opposite side: World's Fair 1893 | Compote (A) with top (B), pressed glass, clear and red painted, thumbprint pattern, compote has clear base with red rim, top has red knob top, clear middle and red band. Probably made in Pittsburgh. Ruby glass souvenirs were sold at the Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893, and were first popularized there. | 1.69.85view1.JPG | 1.69.85view2.JPG | 1.69.85.jpg | 1.69.85AB.JPG | 1.69.85abv1.jpg | 1.69.85abv2.jpg | thumbprint pattern | compote | pigment | pressed | glass | Pittsburgh, PA

1.69.88
Pittsburgh, PA | vase | glas...
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1.69.88 | 1893 | diameter of top: 3.5 in, base diameter: 3 in, H: 4.25 in | Gift of Mary Jester Allen and Helen Cody Allan | Top is inscribed one side: Buffalo Bills/Wild West, Other side: World's Fair/1893 | Vase, pressed glass, clear base and red painted top, thumbprint pattern. Probably made in Pittsburgh. Ruby glass souvenirs were sold at the Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893, and were first popularized there. Gift of Mary Jester Allen and Helen Cody Allan, niece and great-niece of Buffalo Bill. | 1.69.88.JPG | 1.69.88.jpg | thumbprint pattern | vase | glass | pressed | pigment | Pittsburgh, PA