Cake plate

Object Number: 
1948.322
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. ( 14 x 23.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cake plate; circular form with edge composed of points facing up and down; indentation at center of plate; pattern of fans and diamonds on plate and foot; doubly cushioned knop with diamonds; stem and foot attached with wafer.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group