C. F. Monroe designs in collections (2016)

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

1890s

"Cushion" box

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1890-1910). "Cushion" box. "Wave Crest Ware". Enameled glass, brass. (Accession no. 2003.249.171. Viewed 12 November 2016. AAA00425-01.)

  • Offline - New Orleans Museum of Art.

Card box

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1890-1910). Card box, Nakara. Opaque white glass, metal; mold-blown. (Accession no: 79.4.75. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00044.)

Covered box

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1892-98). Shaker jar with lid, Wavecrest. Opaque white glass; metal; mold-blown. (Accession no: 79.4.76. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00043.)

Covered box

C.F. Monroe Company. (c. 1892-1905). Bowl. Opal, lead glass; blown. (Accession no. 1970.40. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00042.)

Covered box

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. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-11.)

  • Offline - Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ.

Sugar and creamer

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. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-02.)

  • Offline - Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ.

Jar

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. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-04.)

  • Offline - Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ.

Puff box

C.F. Monroe. (c. 1898). "Wavecrest" puff box. Painted and enameled, opaque opal glassware. (Accession no. 1976.194. Viewed 24 July 2016. A01103.)

Jar

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1898-1905). Jar. Glass, brass, enamel. (Accession no. 78.355. Viewed 13 November 2016. AAA00426-35.)

Cigar jar with cover

C. F. Monroe Company. (c. 1898-1910). Cigar jar with cover, Wavecrest. Opaque white glass; brass collar; mold-blown. (Accession no. 79.4.77. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00045.)

Covered box

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. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-08.)

  • Offline - Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ.


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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