Plate: Be Industrious

Plate: Be Industrious
Title
Plate: Be Industrious
Date 
1880-1920
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 11 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. ( 3.5 x 29.2 x 20 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed lead glass plate; oval shape with a hive-shaped bird's nest surrounded by bird, flowers, and leaves at center, inscription "BE INDUSTRIOUS" below central motif, and vignettes of a stag and a doe on long sides of rim and a basket of flowers at each end.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Robert P. Coates
Object Number 
1971.110e
Marks 
pressed: near edge of base: "BE INDUSTRIOUS"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group