Skip navigation

Object Name: Plate
Date: ca. 1885
Related People:
Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 1 x 10 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 26.7 cm )
Place made, probably: North America, United States, Pittsburgh
Description: Colorless pressed lead glass plate; circular form with scalloped border; rim with overlapping maple leaves with inscription "LET US HAVE PEACE/U.S. GRANT"; bust of President Ulysses S. Grant in the center with inscription "BORN APRIL 22, 1822 DIED JULY 23, 1885".
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Object Number: 1945.398
Send to a Friend
Marks: impressed: on rim: "LET US HAVE PEACE" impressed: on center: "BORN APRIL 22, 1822 DIED JULY 23, 1885"