Plate

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Object Name: 
Plate
Accession Number: 
63.4.88
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.2 cm, Diam: 20.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Circular shape; scalloped and pointed edge; sides with hairpin design; base with hairpins radiating from flower in center, filling base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1963
Color: 
Technique: 
American Fancy: Exuberance in the Arts, 1790-1840 (2004) illustrated, p. 86, fig. 143; BIB# 81579
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 73, #175; BIB# 30457