Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cake plate
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • cake plate, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3.9 x 24.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/2 x 9 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6735

Clear glass, octagonal cake plate with scallops around the edge. It has a stippled background with various designs in clear glass. In the center there is a six-petalled flower surrounded by stars and leaves.