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Plate

Made by: Adams and Company

On view in: Kitchen


About this object

This is a Grant Peace Plate pattern. The plate has a portrait of General Ulysses S. Grant in the center, surrounded by an inscription. He faces forward and is wearing a uniform. The border is a stippled maple leaf pattern with an additional inscription. The center is made from clear glass while the border is opaque.

Category:
glassware
Made from:
Glass
Made in:
Pittsburgh, USA
Date made:
1885
Size:
3.2 × 26 cm (1 1/4 × 10 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
23.150
Class:
GLASS
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION around rim: LET US HAVE PEACE US GRANT around inner edge: BORN APRIL 27, 1832 DIED JULY 23, 1885
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973