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.
Northumberland County, PA
“Glass Bowl,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed November 18, 2018, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/589.