12 Plates

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Object Name: 
12 Plates
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.2.60
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
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Date: 
1700-1799
Primary Description: 
12 Plates (K is DEACCESSIONED.) Clear lead glass; blown, tooled and cut. Shallow central part with almost horizontal wide rim; the rich cut decoration consists on underside of a star motif emerging from a ground plain center, the ascending part is paneled and each panel has a group of three horizontal cuts, the rim is heavily scalloped to form lily shaped motifs, on the upper side are also cuts to imitate lilies; on the inner side of the rim a row of oval cuts.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esty, Mrs. William, Source
1960-05-26