LEE/ROSE NO. 677-F CUP PLATE, colorless, octagonal with six even scallops between corners. Very rare. Midwestern. 1830-1840. 3 7/16" D.
Near proof having only one lightly tipped corner scallop and a few light top-rim flakes.
Literature: Lee/Rose - American Glass Cup Plates, p. 366. Like Bourne - The William J. Elsholz collection, Vol. III, p. 483, lot 1803.
Provenance: Collection of Jim Lawrence and Denver Smallwood, Chattanooga, TN.
Jeffrey S. Evans (T/A GVA), 11/11/07, lot 2383.
Ex-collection of Anne and Leon Powell (retains collection label).
Abraham & May, 7/75.
Catalogue Note: Rose noted "As always in octagonal plates, proof specimens are hard to find."