Butterplate Cover

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Object Name: 
Butterplate Cover
Accession Number: 
52.4.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.3 cm; Cover Diam: 13.4 cm; Plate Rim Diam: 20 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1869
Primary Description: 
Butterplate Cover. Clear glass; free blown, cut and engraved; straight-walled cover curving at top, hexagonal paneled finial with six-pointed cut star at top; on cover an engraved "N" above a semi-wreath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1952-03-11
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
N
mark
Engraved on bowl above semi-wreath on bowl an engraved "N" above a semi-wreath
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 27, bottom, second from left; BIB# 98018