Plate (Kaiser Wilhelm I)
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 1/4 x 9 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (3.2 x 25.1 x 25.1 cm) (show scale)
Molded under bust: "KAISER WILHELM I."
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
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Plate (Kaiser Wilhelm I), ca. 1888. Glass, 1 1/4 x 9 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (3.2 x 25.1 x 25.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.194. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.194_bw.jpg)
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Square, colorless pressed glass plate with notched corners and a profile bust portrait of Kaiser Wilhelm I in the circular center register. The rim is decorated with molded springs of oak leaves and acorns and laurel leaves and berries along each side; a row of side-by-side molded bars with rounded tops (or ribbing) intersects the rim along a diagonal between each notched corner and the center register.
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