Cup plate

Object Number: 
1945.413
Date: 
1835-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 7/16 in. ( 1.3 x 8.7 cm )
Marks: 
pressed: on top of well: "MAJ. GEN. W. H. HARRISON" pressed: on bottom of well: "BORN. FEB. 9. 1778."
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with scalloped edge; in well, portrait bust (profile) of William Henry Harrison in military uniform, with name and birthday inscribed above and below profile, with circle of stars around edge of well; blank lozenges (with stippled edges) on top and bottom of interior rim, also ornamented with bunting and tassels (Lee-Rose 568).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group