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Souvenir dish

1998.495 (RS21647)

Description

Porcelain souvenir dish: "Courthouse 1824, Wiscasset Maine"; white porcelain w/ colored picture in center; round w/ gilded rim.

Details

Maker
The Jonroth Studios (Maker)
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""PAINTED AND IMPORTED FOR/ LABBIE'S PICTURE & GIFT SHOP/ WISCASSET. MAINE/ HAND PAINTED/ THE JONROTH/ STUDIOS/ GERMANY"" --[w/ painter's pallet.]
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Courthouse
courthouses
DISH
dishes (vessels)
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Souvenir
souvenirs
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
People and organizations
Labbie's Picture & Gift Shop
Dimensions
4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.495
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18470

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