Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
D: 9.3 cm
On Display
about 1830-1845
Primary Description: 
Deep blue, lead glass; pressed. Circular; rim with alternating large and small scallops; border shows peacock feathers pointing towards center with eagle and shield on breast, pennant inscribed: "FORT PITT".
Rose, James (1899-1975), Source
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
Masterpieces of American Glass
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 33, 93, pl. 52; BIB# 33046
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 141, #451, pl. 6; BIB# 30457