Plaque with Sulphide of Winged Griffin

Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of Winged Griffin

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Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of Winged Griffin
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.149
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.6 cm, W: 8.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830-1850
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; encased, cut, molded sulphide. Flattened, pointed-ovoid shape, enclosing a two-sided molded sulphide of a winged griffin, with curved, upraised wings and loop tail; sides flattened toward the base; faces convex; base roughly rectangular, with a polished oval depression in the center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1984-04-06
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06