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Title: Admiral Dewey pattern (AKA Spanish American War)
Name: Commemorative Plate
Date: c. 1889
Medium: Clear non-flint pressed glass.
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 1/2 in. (14 x 14 x 1.3 cm)
Inscription: The word "victory" is on a pennant at the top of the flag. Below the portrait reads "Admiral George Dewey U.S.N."
Classification: Decorative Arts, Glass
Credit Line: Gift of David and Alice Christiansen, EAPGS members. In the Iowa Quester Glass Collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2008.30