Patch Box Cover

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Object Name: 
Patch Box Cover
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.176
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1827-1840
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; blown, encased, cut, molded sulphide. Domed, circular shape, top polished, cut ledge border; cut slanted notches at the rim; enclosing a molded sulphide portrait of a boy (Due de Bordeaux), facing dexter, in military uniform; reverse flat; rim of the cover with an incised line; bottom of the rim rough ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1984-04-06
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06