Basin Depot 1999-2000 - Glass
This glass sample presents sherds from kerosene lamp chimneys, recognizable by the thinness and curve. The other bits include flat windowpane, pieces of decorative pressed-glass serving ware, and fragments of large jars or bottles.
Collection: Basin Depot 1999
Period: Late 19th Century
Sometimes we speculate. This small sherd of a decorative pressed glass container could represent a small candy dish or similar item. It is a bit fancier than the usual everyday item, indicating a special purpose.