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LEE/ROSE NO. 174 CUP PLATE, fiery opal-opaque, 10-scallop rope rim, top and bottom. Very rare. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1830-1845. 3 5/8" D.
Proof except for a light flake to underside of rim, not affecting the profile.
Literature: Lee/Rose - American Glass Cup Plates, p. 146. Like Bourne - The William J. Elsholz collection, Vol. II, p. 227, lot 862. Bilane- Cup Plate Discoveries Since 1948, p. 11 records one opal opaque example. Parallels Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 248, fig. 1357.
Provenance: Collection of Jim Lawrence and Denver Smallwood, Chattanooga, TN.
Atlanta Flea Market, 11/77.

Condition

Proof except for a light flake to underside of rim, not affecting the profile.

Starting Bid

$20.00

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LEE/ROSE NO. 174 CUP PLATE

Estimate $50 - $80Sep 30, 2017