Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup plate
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • cup plate, circa 1835–1850
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.2 x 9.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1/2 x 3 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6734
Description

Clear glass cup plate with a heart and eight-point pattern. It has a tiny, even scalloped border. There are twelve stippled hearts around the border. The center is stippled with a four-petalled design on top of a stippled square.