Cup plate

Cup plate
Title
Cup plate
Date 
1830-1850
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 8.3 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; octagonal form with scalloped edge; undecorated rim curved in to flat circular well; American eagle with shield on breast, wings crookedly raised and head facing right, clutching arrows and laurel wreath, in well; 13 stars grouped around eagle, in well (Lee-Rose 680-E).
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1940.449
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group