Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
D: 8.8 cm
On Display
about 1830-1845
Primary Description: 
Medium-blue, lead glass; pressed. Circular; twenty-four bull's-eyes on rim, with twenty-four points between; border stippled with parallel lines pointing towards base; edge of base has thirteen stars on stippled band; center with eagle and shield, arrows and olive branch.
Rose, James (1899-1975), Source
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
Marble Collection, Former Collection
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
Tableware in Transition: Pressed Flint Glass (1988) p. 38, ill.; BIB# AI20495
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 140, #448, pl. 6; BIB# 30457