Tea Plate

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Object Name: 
Tea Plate
Accession Number: 
68.4.240
Dimensions: 
H: 1.1 cm, D: 14 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1845
Primary Description: 
Sapphire blue glass; pressed. Circular shape; scalloped rim with roman rosette design around edge; plate center with three hearts filled with diamonds.
Department: 
Provenance: 
George Abraham & Gilbert May, Former Collection
Miller, Mrs. Harlan, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 79, #199; BIB# 30457