This is the Ulysses Grant Peace plates (dated 1888) were made by Gillinder & Sons to commemorate the death of Ulysses S Grant. The peace plates are pressed glass using the maple leaf design around the rim of the plates. Around the outer rim of the plate are the words: "Let Us Have Peace - U.S. Grant". A portrait of Grant is in the center of the plate and the words: "Born April 27, 1822 Died July 23, 1885". This plate is amber yellow and has only a small flake off the back.
Manufacturer: Gillinder & Sons; Greensburg, PA
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