Dish or Plate

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Object Name: 
Dish or Plate
Accession Number: 
73.4.64
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.4 cm, Diam: 25.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Rhode Island School of Design, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Dish or Plate. Colorless, lead glass; blown, cut. Shallow circular shape; heavily brilliant-cut on the exterior; pattern with twelve-pointed hobstar in the center, surrounded by twelve plain flutes alternating with twelve pairs of "zipper-like" panels; scalloped rim with twelve smaller hobstars just inside, one to a scallop; rim with twelve alternating groups of rounded and two pointed serrations; Hawkes trademark of trefoil enclosing two hawks and a fleur-de-lis with "HAWKES" below is lightly etched in center of plate.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rhode Island School of Design, Source
1973-06-27
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
[Hawkes trefoil and fleur-de-lis] / HAWKES
inscription
Etched center of plate
The illustrated encyclopedia of glass (2011) illustrated, p. 111; BIB# 128671
The Encyclopedia of Glass (2001) illustrated, p. 99; BIB# 69319
The Complete Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning (1979) illustrated, fig. 173, p. 71; BIB# 28811