Cup Plate

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Object Name: 
Cup Plate
Accession Number: 
63.4.50 A
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1939-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Helen R. Wormser
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Circular shape; scalloped rim; inscription "CORNERSTONE LAID BY LAFAYETTE JUNE 17, 1825/FINISHED BY THE LADIES 1841" around rim; drape pattern inside; view of Bunker Hill Monument in center with "BUNKER HILL BATTLE FOUGHT JUNE 17 1775/FROM THE FAIR TO THE BRAVE" around it.
Provenance: 
Wormser, Helen R., Source