Peace and Plenty

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Object Name: 
Plate
Title: 
Peace and Plenty
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.2.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm; Rim Diam: 23.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1888-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving C. Doe
Primary Description: 
Colorless, non-lead glass; pressed. Low, circular shape with curved sides; scalloped rim inscribed in raised, reversed letters: "Rd No. 115743"; band of repeated dots on exterior, below rim; sides inscribed: "PEACE AND / PLENTY" in large stippled letters, with cornucopia of roses between; underside of base decorated with raised cornucopia of fruit; tapered foot rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Doe, Mrs. Irving C., Former Collection
1973-06-22
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
PEACE AND / PLENTY
Inscription
Inscribed on sides in large stippled letters with cornucopia of roses between
Rd No. 115743
Inscription
Inscribed on rim in raised reversed letters
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 369, #1434; BIB# 30457