Miniature Plate

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Miniature Plate
Accession Number: 
68.4.588
Dimensions: 
H: .5 cm, D: 5.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1870
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Circular shape; plain rim; eighteen panels around sides; concentric circles in base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Wood, Richard, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 160, #573; BIB# 30457