Cup plate (Ship "Benjamin Franklin")
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)
Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
1.27 x 8.89 x 8.89 cm (1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Reproduction(?). Cobalt blue. Serrated curcular edge. Stippled rim impressed eith anchors stars and American eagle. Ship in center faces left, rigging twisted, waves short. Flies two flags and pennant; on flag initials “B.F.” the other, stars and stripes. Initial “F” on paddle box. Name benjamine Franklin stamped above ship.
Bequest of Myron E. Pierce