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Kings Crown Glass - Unknown Manufacturer - Platter

Piece Information
Manufacturer:Unknown Manufacturer
Manufacturer History:
Catalog Number:(Unknown)
Pattern Name:King's Crown (Variant)
KCG Owned:Yes
Dimensions:21 3/4" diameter
3 1/2" tall
6" foot
Seam Count:3
Thumbprint Count:18
Star/Ray Present:Yes
Pressing Style:Hand Pressed
Staining Style:Hand Painted/Stained
Set / Collection:Individual Piece
Piece Family:Unique Piece to the Pattern
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How the panels of pressed glass were formed. Hand pressed were typically thicker, resulting in a deeper thumbprint. Machine was thinner, as too thick and machines couldn't release.
How glass is stained. Normally this is a painted on substance that once refired causes a lasting colored stain. Metalic colors are slightly different and were always hand-painted.
Color / Year Information
ColorRange
Crystal with Cranberry Stainc1950 - c1962

As staining can be done at any time against the glass, variants are possible. Our standard colors reflect only those known to have been applyed by the manufacturer.


Notes
This started as the 23" in US Glass platter, and was rounded. May have been used as a punch tray, gigantic flower floater, etc.

Catalog Name:
Platter
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