Platter

Object Number: 
1971.110k
Date: 
ca. 1876
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 9 in. ( 4.4 x 31.1 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
pressed: on sides: "GIVE US THIS DAY / OUR DAILY BREAD" pressed: at center: "1876" (on ship afloat); "1776" (on sinking ship); "1620" (on rock)
Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Platter; oval shape with ocean scene at center with setting sun flanked by a ship afloat inscribed "1876" and a sinking ship inscribed "1776," "GIVE US THIS DAY" and "OUR DAILY BREAD" inscribed on sides, and sheaves of wheat in relief on ends.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Robert P. Coates
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group