Large ceramic bowl with black painted bottom and handpainted black and white surface decoration. Bowl depicts a large map of Africa surrounded by African amimals and trees. Nannie Phillips butterfly mark painted below the word "Africa." Map traces James Duncan and Nannie Borden Phillips' 1930-1931 trip from Capetown to Cairo. Nannie Borden Phillips butterfly mark on bottom along with P.W.of B. stamp.
Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963 (Painter)
Pottery Workshop of Boston (Manufacturer)
Butterfly mark (Nannie Borden Phillips butterfly mark with small head, one antennae, diamond shaped wings and fish shaped body)
"P.W. of B." (cut into)
"Phillips/Mrs. J.D." (Handwritten on cloth label)
- Associated Building
- Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
- Object type
- Household Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 3 1/4 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation