Cup plate

Object Number: 
1945.420
Date: 
1830-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 9.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; eight-sided form with scalloped edge; in well, three-masted, square-rigged sailing ship, with plain rigging and flag flying from mast, on wavy sea; on interior rim, pattern of scrolls flanking trapezoidal shape with small stars between, on stippled ground; near edge, scrolled decoration, wih small stars (Lee-Rose 604-A).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group