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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
Pittsburgh 5
Descriptions
glass 581 pressed 38 red painted 4
Names
sugar bowl 9
Subjects
thumbprint pattern 7
Date:
1893
Dimensions:
Diameter: 4 in, H: 4 in, Diameter: 4 in, H: 2.5 in
Inscription:
Sugar bowl is inscribed on one side: Buffalo Bill's/Wild West, Opposite side: World's Fair/1893
Remarks:
Sugar bowl (A) and lid (B), pressed glass, thumbprint pattern, clear bottom with red painted top. Probably made in Pittsburgh. Ruby glass souvenirs were sold at the Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893, and were first popularized there.
Accession Number:
1.69.86

Not currently on display


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