Small Plate

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

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: 
Small Plate
Accession Number: 
68.4.239
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.2 cm, Diam: 15.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass; pressed. Circular shape; rope edges; four pairs of cornucopias around rim; base filled with closely spaced concentric circles.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
1948-11-15
to
1968
McKearin Antiques, Former Collection
1948-11-15
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 37, #52, pl. 5; BIB# 30457
Glassmaking: America's First Industry (1976) illustrated, cover; BIB# 28025