Plate with Pope Leo XIII

Object Name: 
Plate with Pope Leo XIII

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Object Name: 
Plate with Pope Leo XIII
Accession Number: 
2015.4.45
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.1 cm, Diam (max): 25.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1903
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Yancey Family in loving memory of Dr. Henry A. Yancey, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Plate with Pope Leo XIII. Colorless glass; pressed. Circular plate with raised rim. Underside of plate wall decorated with raised dots, which separate four different panels: one depicting the mitre of a pope, a cross set in front of a sun, a flaming heart set in front of a starburst, and a staff and key set in front of a sun. Underside of plate decorated with image of man facing left, beneath whom "POPE LEO XIII" is inscribed.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Yancey, Teresa, Source
1993-07-25
to
2015-09-01
Renninger's Antique Market, Former Collection
1993-07-25
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
POPE LEO XIII
inscription
Pressed on base
1225
inscription
Pen on base in black marker
Acquisitions (2016) illustrated, p. 21 #12, bottom; BIB# AI101418