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Cup plate

Object Number: 
INV.8248
Date: 
1835-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Deep blue pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with scalloped edge; narrow curved rim and flat circular well; American eagle with shield on breast, wings crookedly raised and head facing right, clutching arrows and laurel branch, in well; upper edge of well outlined in 13 stars; design of 4 daisies with palmettes in circles and dotted circles interspersed around interior rim (Lee-Rose 677-A).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group