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Cup plate

Object Number: 
1938.26
Date: 
1830-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
overall: 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; twelve-sided form with scalloped edge; tiny flower at center enclosed by rope ring, surrounded by two pairs (each facing the other) of shell-like motifs, with curlicues, on stippled ground; pattern of shell motifs alternating with very stylized wheat-sheaf motifs along interior rim; stippled table ring (Lee-Rose 245).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group