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Footed dish

Object Number: 
1952.360b
Date: 
1820-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 10.8 x 14 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown and cut lead glass footed dish or base for dish; circular straight-sided dish cut with band of strawberry diamonds joined by short stem with annulated knop to stepped pedestal base on square plinth cut on the underside with rays. This dish can serve as a pedestal base for dishes 1952.360a, 1952.360c, and 1951.75.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this is part of a service of glassware given to Albert Gallatin (1761-1849) by Czar Nicholas I.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. W. Floyd Nichols and Mrs. B. Langdon Tyler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group