Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Accession Number: 
50.4.222
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 7.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1849
Primary Description: 
Cup Plate. Lead glass, slight amethystine tint; pressed; circular form, rim with forty-four even round scallops; plain shoulders; in center on plain field, thirteen flowerlike six-pointed stars and American eagle with wings spread, head to right (viewed from inside) arrows and olive branch in talons.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 141, #456; BIB# 30457