C. F. Monroe designs in collections— and exhibitions (2016)

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artdesigncafé - design | Design Meriden | 25 March 2016 | Updated 24 July 2016

C. F. Monroe (1882-1916) designs in collections [1]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1892-98). Shaker jar with lid, Wavecrest. Opaque white glass; metal; mold-blown. H: 7.8 cm, D: 8.5 cm. Accession no: 79.4.76. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00043]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe. (1895-96). Sugar and creamer, "Wave Crest". Opal, sugar is missing lid, worn decoration of cupids and florals. Accession no. 2000.007.012AB. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-02]

C F Monroe company meriden

C.F. Monroe. (c. 1898). "Wavecrest" puff box. Painted and enamelled opaque opal glassware. (H) 3 x (D) 4.25 in. Accession no. 1976.194. Bennington Museum, Vermont. Viewed 24 July 2016. [A01103]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1890-1910). Card box, Nakara. Opaque white glass; metal; mold-blown. H: 6.6 cm, W: 10.8 cm, D: 3.5 cm. Accession no: 79.4.75. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00044]

C F Monroe company meriden

C.F. Monroe Company. (c. 1892-1905). Bowl. Opal, lead glass; blown. Rim Dia: 4 1/2 in. Base Dia: 6 1/16 in. Height: 4 1/32 in. Accession no. 1970.40. Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH. Viewed 25 march 2016. [B00042]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1898-1910). Cigar jar with cover, Wavecrest. Opaque white glass; brass collar; mold-blown. H: 15.3 cm, D: 10.9 cm. Accession no. 79.4.77. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00045]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe. (1895-1916). Ginger jar with lid. Opaque, shading from purple to green, painted lilac and leaves, metal rim, handle and lid. Accession no. 2001.007.003AB. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-04]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe. (1898-1916). Covered box, "Wave Crest". Hinged, opal lid and bottom, "Baroque Shell", ormolu or brass ribbed collar and clasp, enameled flowers in pink, green, brown and white on lid, silk lining missing. Accession no. 81.007.015. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-08]

C F Monroe company meriden

C. F. Monroe. (1892-1916). Covered box, "Wave Crest". Pale blue, egg crate, hand-decorated lady, overall beading on rim, footed. Accession no. 98.007.007AB. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-11]



Footnote:
[1] This dating "1882-1916" comes from Tobin, Diane. (2012). The Meriden Flint Glass Company: An abundance of glass. (See appendix: Meriden Glass Companies). Charleston, SC: The History Press. (ISBN 978.1.61423.833.1). Viewed 24 May 2016. [A00696]



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