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Souvenir dish

1998.1461 (RS23913)

Description

White porcelain dish w/ scene of deer looking at hunters; "SOUVENIR, WISCASSET, MAINE"; picture titled "Surprise"; dish has gilded band around edge and center; deer at a stream at the edge of woods.

Details

Maker
Harker Pottery (Maker)
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
On bottom: ""SEMIPORCELAIN/ H Co"" [w/ cross-bow and arrow]--see worksheet for drawing. The mark was only used before 1900.
Location of origin
OH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Ohio (United States)
Descriptive terms
Deer
deers
DISH
dishes (vessels)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
glazing (coating)
hunters (people)
Hunting
hunting
Huntsmen
ironstone (pottery)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pastoral
pastoral
Porcelain
porcelain
Souvenir
souvenirs
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Torah
Dimensions
6.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1461
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18802

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