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Cup plate (Roman Rosette)

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Colorless cup plate pressed in the Roman Rosette pattern. A central rosette is surrounded by a chain with alternating large and small links. The rim is composed of alternating one and two small scallops.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn

about 1830–50

Object Place

Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

1.9 x 8.89 x 8.89 cm (3/4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1974.495

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass