Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Accession Number: 
2004.4.34
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.7 cm, Diam (max): 9.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1831
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; pressed. Circular cup plate with a steam coach in the center and a flower design around the edge. There is text above and below the steam coach saying "NEW PATENT / STEAM COACH".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wood, Richard, Former Collection
1969-06
Green Valley Auction, Source
2004-05-06
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
NEW PATENT / STEAM COACH
Inscription
Pressed On underside of plate, visible through glass.
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2004 (2005) illustrated, p. 3; BIB# AI90240
Recent Important Acquisitions, 47 (2005) illustrated, p. 225, #21; BIB# AI66969
American Glass Cup Plates (1948) illustrated, p. 370, pl. 109, #685; BIB# 25463