Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup plate
  • United States
  • cup plate, circa 1844
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Diameter: 8.89 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6787
Description

Clear glass cup plate with a portrait of a man in the center, identified as Henry Clay. There are scrolls around the portrait and floral patterns and scrolls around the border of the plate. It has small scallops around the edge.