Vintage Avon 1876 Cape Cod dinnerware. Covered Butter dish in ruby red glass. The butter dish was made from 1983 to 1984 and measures about 7 inches long and 3 1/2 inches tall. Hold a quarter pound of stick butter. There are no cracks, chips or flakes. Comes with its original box.
The Avon "1876 Cape Cod Collection" was manufactured for Avon by Wheaton Glass Company of New Jersey. Production began in 1975 and was Avon's first endeavor with dinnerware. The pattern was discontinued in 1993. With the addition of new pieces each year, there were a total of 37 different pieces produced.