Plate

Object Number: 
1948.339
Date: 
1925-1945
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 8 in. ( 1.9 x 20.3 cm )
Description: 
Light green pressed glass plate with scalloped edge, pairs of leafy S-scrolls alternating with stylized flowers on stippled ground on rim, and rosette surrounded by circle of diamonds at center.
Gallery Label: 
The lacy pattern of this plate is similar to that of early pressed glass (ca. 1830-1850); however, the thinness and evenness of the glass, the smoothness of the surface, and the lack of any sign of wear suggest that it is a later example.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Weber Hill Arkenburgh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group