Plate

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Object Name: 
Plate
Accession Number: 
50.4.198
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm; Rim Diam: 13 cm; Base Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1830-1839
Primary Description: 
Plate. Lead glass, colorless; pressed; circular form, sides flaring in concave curve from small center to rim with alternate round and pointed serrations; smooth upper, patterned under surface: on sides, thirteen acanthus leaves with tips in line with sawtooth edge of stippled background, and extending onto base in rounded ends which form a table rest, stippling extending onto base to large, cusped medallion with large American eagle with arrows and olive branch in talons and head to right (viewed from upper side).
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 55, #121; BIB# 30457
American Glass (1941) (1941) #3, pl. 142; BIB# 25298