Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup plate
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • cup plate, circa 1843
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.1 x 9.2 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3/8 x 3 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6575
Description

Pressed glass cup plate with a scene of a monolith monument in the center of the plate (identified as Bunker Hill). There are two wavy lines around the border of the cup plate with stippled dots and it has a scalloped edge.