Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.35
Dimensions: 
D: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1839-1840
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Circular; rim with eighteen large scallops with small scallop and two points between; edge design is running vine; center with log cabin, tree and cider barrel of William H. Harrison's presidential campaign of 1840.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
Rose, James, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 134, #426; BIB# 30457