Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Accession Number: 
50.4.224
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830
Primary Description: 
Cup Plate. Lead glass, colorless; pressed; octagonal form, rim with sixty-four even round scallops; alternate stars and scroll-and-leaf conventional ornament on stippled background of shoulder; in center, full-rigged ship with part stippled and part plain rigging; table rest of twenty-two tiny ball feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 135, #428; BIB# 30457