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Paperweight Advertising Souvenir

Description

Small advertising souvenir made of plaster covered with maroon glaze. Ad for Murdock Parlor Grate Company of Boston. Scene of women and dog sitting on either side of the fireplace. Outside of fireplace is decorated wtih tiles. Smoke or foliage motif surround both sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"MAY GODE SETIDE/ OUR AIN FIRESIDE" (impressed)
"MURDOCK/ PARLOR CRATE CO.--BOSTON" (impressed)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Paperweight
souvenirs
Dimensions
3 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.430
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10601

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