Cup Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11451

Description

A glass cup plate with a Henry Clay motif in the center with a star underneath. It has a scalloped rim and a paisley-like border suggesting a thistle and shield motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cup plates
glass (material)
stamping (forming)
commemoratives
paisley
shields (motifs)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Glass
Stamped
Classical Figure
Commemorative
Thistle
Shield
Paisley
PLATE, CUP

Inscription

Stamped on the bottom is: HENRY CLAY.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Cup Plate Accession Number 1991.525
Title Cup Plate Accession Number 1991.527

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

0.5 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.526

Places

Massachusetts (United States)