Cup plate

Object Number: 
1940.430
Date: 
1830-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 in. ( 1.3 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with scalloped edge; in well, American eagle with shield on breast, with wings spread and head raised to right, clutching arrows and laurel branch, surrounded by stippled band punctuated by stars around edge of well; on narrow interior rim, sunburst pattern radiating from center, on stippled ground (Lee-Rose 670-C).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group