Miniature Cup and Saucer

Object Name: 
Miniature Cup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Miniature Cup and Saucer
Accession Number: 
(a-Cup) H(with saucer): 3 cm, (without): 2.7 cm, D(rim): 3.4 cm; (b-Saucer) H: .5 cm, D: 5.7 cm
On Display
about 1840-1850
Primary Description: 
Cobalt blue glass; pressed. Circular shape cup; stippled; three shell design around sides; circular base; circular saucer; rope rim; stippled; three shell ornaments around sides.
Sittig, Edgar, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15