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Outstanding large milk glass hand stem compote. By Atterbury Glass, circa 1881. The stem is a woman's hand, the top of the foot has a ribbed pattern, and the underside of the foot has a star pattern.
Size: 9 1/4" diameter; 8 1/4" high
Condition: excellent just ususal stress lines around bottom edge - see pic; flake on inside edge of base
Original Manufacturers Flaws: top edge is wavy; profusion of tiny black dots / inclusions on inside of compote; dots / inclusions to a lesser extent over stem & foot
Item ID: 4186