Plate from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Service

Object Name: 
Plate from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Service

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Object Name: 
Plate from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Service
Accession Number: 
2011.3.408 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.6 cm, Diam (max): 17.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
engraved about 1945
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elaine and Stanford Steppa
Primary Description: 
Plate from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Service. Colorless glass; pressed, engraved. Circular plate with engraved interlacing initials W and E (for Wallis Simpson and Edward VIII, the Duchess and Duke of Windsor) beneath a royal coronet.
Provenance: 
Steppa, Elaine, Source
2011-12-09
Steppa, Stanford, Source
2011-12-09
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
W/G/34.20
inscription
Painted on edge of base
SOTHEBY'S / 960 / 31 / September 11-19, 1997 / The Duke & Duchess of Windsor
label
Affixed on front
W E
monogram
Engraved on front
Lalique
signature
Engraved on edge of base