|Accession #||40.212 |
|Title||Bread Plate (Continental Hall)|
|Dimensions||2 1/8 x 12 7/8 x 9 in. (5.4 x 32.7 x 22.9 cm)|
|Inscriptions||Molded on rim: "GIVE US THIS DAY / OUR DAILY BREAD"
Molded around Continental Hall: "CONTINENTAL / 1776 / 1876"|
|Credit Line||Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription|
|Location||Visible Storage: Case 21, Shelf F (Pressed Glass)
|Description||Oval colorless pressed glass platter with two handles molded in the shape of a hand gripping a bar with ball-shaped ends. The center depicts a view of Continental Hall, surrounded by a band of molded geometric decoration. The outer rim has a molded inscription, "GIVE US THIS DAY / OUR DAILY BREAD."|