Carnival Glass Plate

Object Name: 
Carnival Glass Plate

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Object Name: 
Carnival Glass Plate
Accession Number: 
2008.4.125
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.7 cm, Diam (max): 27.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1911
Primary Description: 
Transparent cobalt blue glass; pressed, iridized. Plate pressed in #1044 "Persian Medallion" pattern with scalloped rim. Bronze iridescent finish.
Department: 
Provenance: 
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Source
Category: 
Inscription: 
LDC.88.44
inscription
Painted On underside near base Black ink/text
273
label
Label/adhesive On underside of base Rectangular white label with black text.