Plate or Saucer (Fitzhugh Lee)
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
3/4 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (1.9 x 14 x 14 cm) (show scale)
Below portrait bust, transfer-printed: "MAJOR GENERAL FITZHUGH LEE"
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
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Plate or Saucer (Fitzhugh Lee), ca. 1898. Glass, 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (1.9 x 14 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.179. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.179_acetate_bw.jpg)
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Round colorless pressed glass with transfer-printed decoration in white applied to underside of three-quarters portrait bust of Major General Fitzhugh Lee set against a background of stars and stripes. Openwork rim.
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