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Title: Jenny Lind pattern
Name: Compote
Date: 1866-1891
Medium: Clear non-flint glass
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 7 x 9 x 9 in. (17.8 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm)
Classification: Decorative Arts, Glass
Credit Line: Gift of the Iowa State Questers. In the Iowa Quester Glass Collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2011.453
More Information
Jenny Lind pattern honors opera star Jenny Lind (1820-1887) who was known as “The Swedish Nightingale” and at one point proclaimed the most popular woman in the world.