Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup plate
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • cup plate, circa 1830–1840
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Diameter: 8.89 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6561

Clear glass cup plate with a design of a ship in the center (identified as "Cadmus"). There is a leafy, scroll design with shields and stars in the centre and around the border. There are 25 flat scallops around the rim with points between them.