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Plate

Made by: Boston & Sandwich Glass Company

On view in: Kitchen


About this object

The plate has a profile bust of George Washington in the center. He is facing right and surrounded by an inscription. Around the central medallion is a border of oak leaf and acorn sprays rising from a scroll and separated at the top by a star. This is surrounded by an elaborate scrolled border and a scalloped edge.

Category:
glassware
Made from:
Glass
Made in:
Sandwich, USA
Date made:
1827-1840
Size:
1.9 x 15.2 cm (3/4 x 6 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
23.141
Class:
GLASS
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION around bust: GEORGE WASHINGTON
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973