Cup plate

Object Number: 
1940.407
Date: 
1845-1855
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. ( 1.3 x 8.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with plain edge; in well, American eagle with shield on breast, wings crookedly raised and head raised to right, clutching arrows and laurel branch, on stippled ground; scrolled pattern of vine-like motifs and flowers, on stippled ground, along interior rim (Lee-Rose 679).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group