LEE/ROSE NO. 51 CUP PLATE

Item/Auction Attributes

colorless,
New England, probably Boston & Sandwich Glass Co.
1828-1835.
Average condition with two moderate top-rim spalls, one point tipped, moderate mold roughness, slightly cloudy.
3 3/4" D.
Provenance: Collection of Lois Dambach Forbush and Bliss Forbush Jr., ex-collection of L. Earl and Leah Dambach.
$50.00
$100.00
Catalogue Note: No example of this plate without a pontil mark are recorded. An example from the Marble collection was included in the 1954 Corning exhibit (case 38, #620) and included by Rose in his new "100 Best" clear list. At that time Rose noted that he knew of only a "few extent specimens."
Literature: Lee/Rose - American Glass Cup Plates, p. 80. Like Elsholz, lot 32.