Cup plate

Object Number: 
INV.14397c
Date: 
1830-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Light emerald green pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with plain edge; in well, faint impression of steamship passing under suspension bridge, with sun hanging above, and wavy sea filling entire foreground; on interior rim, pattern of attached circles (one small alternating with one large) with dot in center of each circle (Lee-Rose 636).
Gallery Label: 
These cup plates are usually referred to as "Maid of the Mist" patterns (See Publications).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group