Cup plate

Object Number: 
1938.260
Date: 
1840-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. ( 1.3 x 8.6 cm )
Description: 
Opalescent pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with scalloped edge; starburst with twelve short rays and four long rays dividing well into four quadrants, each filled with smaller sunburst; interior rim ornamented with series of long and short rays radiating from well (Lee-Rose 326).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group