Large Plate with Arabesques

Object Name: 
Large Plate with Arabesques

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Object Name: 
Large Plate with Arabesques
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 2.2 cm, Diam: 42.7 cm
Not on Display
about 1968
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Robert C. Florian Estate
Primary Description: 
Large Plate with Arabesques. Colorless, blue, and green non-lead glasses: two layers of colorless flat glass with enameled (probably silk-screened) decoration on bottom layer, kiln-fused and slumped into a mold. Large circular shape, with flared rim, decorated with a symmetrical radiating abstract floral pattern (two concentric circles) in shades of blue and green; surface broken by pattern of irregular raised areas; inscribed in script on underside near edge: "higgins".
Florian Estate, Robert C. (American, 1926-1989), Source
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06