Cup plate: purple

Object Number: 
1981.28f
Date: 
1830-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. ( 1.3 x 7.9 cm )
Description: 
Deep amethyst pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with rope edge; in well, star with eight sharp points, slightly separate from center point, on stippled ground, with curlicues and raised dots at edge of well; on interior rim, alternating pattern of diamonds and floral motifs, on stippled ground (Lee-Rose 127).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Colonel Henry O. Havemeyer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group