Glass Bowl

Title

Glass Bowl

Subject

Glass bowls
Glassware

Description

John F. Epler, veteran of the Civil War, gifted this glass bowl to his wife during the mid-1880's. The Epler family used the bowl to serve applesauce. Five generations later, applesauce is still served in the bowl for special occasions.

Date

Circa 1880

Coverage

Northumberland County, PA

Files

Ruths-bowl.jpg

Citation

“Glass Bowl,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed April 20, 2018, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/589.