Plate with Sulphide of King George IV

Object Name: 
Plate with Sulphide of King George IV

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Object Name: 
Plate with Sulphide of King George IV
Accession Number: 
84.2.38
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 17.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1820-1840
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; blown, cut, ground, molded sulphide. Low, circular form, with everted rim and rounded base; rim with cut radial notches on the underside; sides rough-ground on the underside; large cut star in the center; a molded sulphide male bust (King George IV), facing dexter, wearing a laurel wreath, in the center; the reverse plain.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06
Sulphides at Corning (1985-86) p. 24, fig. 9a;