Plate in "Grecian" Pattern

Object Name: 
Plate in "Grecian" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Plate in "Grecian" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2003.4.26
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.3 cm, Diam (max): 23.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1887-1900
Credit Line: 
Purchased with funds from the Estelle Sinclaire Bequest
Primary Description: 
Plate in "Grecian" Pattern. Circular plate, blown of colorless glass with a very thin layer of greenish/aquamarine glass on the top surface. The pattern is cut through the colorless layer so that it appears that the whole piece is colored. The pattern has a plain edge, an overall pattern of rosettes and diamonds with ten colorless ovals cut and polished and standing up from the overall cut surface.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Grecian
Provenance: 
From the Cutter's Wheel, Former Collection
2003-03-25
Category: 
Glass: A Short History (Smithsonian Books edition) (2012) illustrated, pp. 98-99; BIB# 130360
Glass: A Short History (The British Museum edition) (2012) illustrated, pp. 98-99; BIB# 135965
Arts Watch (2006-04-13) illustrated
The Gather (2006) illustrated, p. 5;
Recent Important Acquisitions, 46 (2004) illustrated, p. 221, #19; BIB# AI69240
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2003 (2004) illustrated, p. 2; BIB# AI93746