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Object Name: Platter
Date: 1879-1885
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 1 x 11 1/4 x 7 1/8 in. ( 2.5 x 28.6 x 18.1 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Pittsburgh
Description: Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Oval shaped platter with scalloped edge; raised shell ornament at each end; wreath around the rim; boy in Midshipman's uniform with "AFORE" on his cap filling the center.
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Robert P. Coates
Object Number: 1971.110g
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Marks: pressed: on band of figure's cap: "AFORE"