Bread Plate

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Object Name: 
Bread Plate
Accession Number: 
71.4.174
Dimensions: 
H: 2.5 cm, L: 27.9 cm, W: 17.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1891-1894
Credit Line: 
Gift of Randall P. Marshman
Primary Description: 
Bread Plate. Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; tree bark edge; grapes and leaves around sides; picture of "The Last Supper" in center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Marshman, Randall P., Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 258; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 292, #1144; BIB# 30457
China, Glass and Lamps (1891-04-22) p. 16;