Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Accession Number: 
50.4.228
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 8.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1845
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fred Rector
Primary Description: 
Cup Plate. Lead glass, colorless; pressed; circular form, rim with thirty-six round bull's eye serrations; on plain field of shoulder, alternate rosette and scroll-dart ornament; on stippled field of center, large sunburst, with bull's eye between rays and forming a table-rest.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 121, #374; BIB# 30457