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Dish

Object Number: 
1945.400
Date: 
1901-1902
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 10 5/8 x 8 1/8 in. ( 2.9 x 27 x 20.6 cm )
Marks: 
pressed: in center: "BORN 1843" and "DIED 1901" pressed: on sides: "IT IS GODS WAY" and "HIS WILL BE DONE"
Description: 
Colorless, non-lead glass; pressed. Bread plate in oval shape with leafy wreath forming edge; center depicts full-length portrait of William McKinley flanked by inscriptions "BORN 1848" on left and "DIED 1901" on right of figure; rim inscribed above: "IT IS GODS WAY", below: "HIS WILL BE DONE".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group