Plate with the Head of Columbia

Object Name: 
Plate with the Head of Columbia

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Object Name: 
Plate with the Head of Columbia
Accession Number: 
86.4.206
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm, W: 24.2 cm, L: 32.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1890-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Graham Jr. in memory of Louise Wood Tillman
Primary Description: 
Transparent purple non-lead glass; pressed. Shield-shape, with "Daisy and Butter" pattern in top third, vertical stripes alternate plain, or with pattern fill lower two thirds; oval center with female profile representing Liberty wearing a Liberty cap.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tillman, Louise Wood, Former Collection
Graham, John R. Jr., Source
Graham, Mrs. John R. Jr., Source
Category: 
Technique: 
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: American History in Glass
Venue(s)
Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library 1996-01-19 through 1996-01-19