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H: 4 cm, D: 18.4 cm
On Display
about 1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Circular shape; scalloped edge; rim divided into nine panels; three with a thistle; three with a rope and three with a sunflower; center with a sunflower and two bands of cable forming a table-rest.
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Rose, James (1899-1975), Former Collection
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23
Un guide pour la datation de la verrerie de table des annees 1800 a 1940 (2001) illustrated, Fig. 20, p. 194, back right; BIB# 96483
Studies in Material Culture Research (2000) illustrated, p. 163, fig. 20; BIB# 71763
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 208; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 58, #130; BIB# 30457