Platter (Alaskan scene)
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 1/4 x 15 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. (3.2 x 39.4 x 28.3 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
Oval colorless pressed glass platter with handles and egg and dart border along rim. Bottom of platter decorated with Alaskan scene of mountains (or icebergs), polar bear, seals, flying birds, and a sailing vessel.
Crystal Glass Company (Bridgeport, Ohio). Platter (Alaskan scene), 1867. Glass, 1 1/4 x 15 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. (3.2 x 39.4 x 28.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.208. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.208_acetate_bw.jpg)
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