Overall: 7 3/8 x 1 in. ( 18.7 x 2.5 cm )
Colorless pressed glass plate; circular form with rope edge; in well, portrait bust (profile) of William McKinley within shield, depicted in jacket and bow tie, with slogan "PROTECTION AND PLENTY" below; stars dispersed in regular pattern on interior rim.
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
pressed: in well: "PEACE AND PLENTY"
According to accession records, this plate depicts William McKinley. The slogan on the plate ("Peace and Plenty") is similar to that quoted in The Reader's Guide to American History (See Publications) for the campaign, "Peace, Prosperity, and Protectionism."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.