Meriden Cut Glass Company designs in collections— and exhibitions (2016)

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| Design Meriden | 16 March 2016 | Updated 30 June 2016


Meriden Cut Glass Company (founded 1895) designs in collections [1]

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Meriden Cut Glass Company. (1895). Punch bowl on stand. Height: 13 3/4 in.; diameter: 14 in. (35.6 cm). Accession no. M.91.320.6. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Viewed 16 March 2016. [A00108]

meriden cut glass company

Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / Meriden Cut Glass Co. (1898-1904). Cigar or tobacco jar. Rich-cut, glass cut in thumbprint and striated notched design. Silver cover in ball bead design. Bottom has 24 raystar cut design. Accession no. 2001.006.008AB. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-03]

meriden cut glass company

Gustave F. Ekdahl (cutter) for Meriden Cut Glass Company. (1909). Rose bowl. Colorless, red lead glass; blown, cut. H: 16 cm, D: 20.3 cm. Accession no. 98.4.169. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00038]

meriden cut glass company

Meriden Cut Glass Company. (c. 1898-1923). Goblet "Meriden Star". Colorless glass. H: 16.1 cm, D: 8.9 cm. Accession no. 2004.4.24. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00039]

meriden cut glass company

Meriden Cut Glass Company. (1911-23). Vase. Colorless glass. H: 39.8 cm, D: 15.4 cm. Accession No: 2006.4.266. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00040]

meriden cut glass company

Possibly Meriden Cut Glass Co. (undated). Bowl with silver cover. Accession no. 69.008.0177. Accession no. 2004.006.048. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-06]



Footnote:
[1] The Meriden Cut Glass Company was founded in 1895 as a unit of the Meriden Silver Plate Co., which was later acquired by the International Silver Company and became a company division. See 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). Also see Stern, Jewel. (2005). Modernism in American silver, page 354. Dallas Museum of Art and Yale University Press.] Viewed 24 May 2016. [A00666; A00696]



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