PRESSED SCOTCH PLAID PLATES, LOT OF TWO, canary yellow (black lighted), each with a plain 16-sided rim. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1840-1860. 6 1/2" DOA.
Excellent condition, rims with less-than normal top-edge flaking and a couple small outer-edge chips.
Literature: Parallels Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 143, fig. 1119b.
Published: Bourne - The William J. Elsholz collection, volume II, p. 315, lot 1169.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Ed Kleppinger of New Orleans, LA.
Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., 5/21/11, lot 844.
Ex-collection of Bill and Bobbie Mullen, Birmingham, MI.
Richard A. Bourne Co., Inc., 5/6/87, lot 1169.
Ex-collection of William J. Elsholz (one retains collection label).
The Beaver Hat Antiques, 5/15/58.