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Object Name: 
Plate
Accession Number: 
50.4.285
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.75 cm; Rim Diam: 19 cm; Base Diam: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1812-1823
Primary Description: 
Plate. Lead glass, colorless; free-blown with applied decoration; circular form, sides curving from nearly flat base with ground and polished pontil mark to slightly upward flaring rim with wide underfold; at top of sides, applied chain circlet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 215; BIB# 22048
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) illustrated, #1, pl. 168; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) illustrated, #1, pl. 168; BIB# 96725