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LEE/ROSE NO. 266-A-X CUP PLATE, fiery opalescent, 53 even scallops. Unrecorded in AGCP, probably very rare. Probably Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1830-1850. 3 1/2" D.
Near proof with only one lightly tipped scallop and an under-rim spall.
Literature: Lee/Rose - American Glass Cup Plates, p. 204. Bilane - Cup Plate Discoveries Since 1948, p. 16 records variation, but not color.
Provenance: Collection of Jim Lawrence and Denver Smallwood, Chattanooga, TN.
Catalogue Note: This is the first example of this plate that we have sold.

Condition

Near proof with only one lightly tipped scallop and an under-rim spall.

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LEE/ROSE NO. 266-A-X CUP PLATE

Estimate $50 - $80Sep 30, 2017