Toddy plate

Object Number: 
1940.446
Date: 
1830-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass toddy plate; circular form with edge of alternating scallops and points; American eagle with shield on breast, wings spread, clutching arrows and laurel branch, in center of well, within beaded ring and grapevine wreath; on interior rim, on stippled ground, four motifs of stylized leaves and scrolls flanking trapezoidal shape, small stars between (Lee-Rose 807).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group