Cake Plate

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Object Name: 
Cake Plate
Accession Number: 
68.4.493
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.8 cm, Diam: 23.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1850
Primary Description: 
Light blue glass; pressed. Octagonal shape; scalloped edge; stippled; rim with acanthus leaves, scrolls and shield medallions; center with beehives and thistle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
1968
Lloyd, Mrs. G. H., Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, cover; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 50, #100, pl. 2; BIB# 30457
Recent Important Acquisitions, 11 (1969) illustrated, pp. 120-121, #66; BIB# AI97754