Ceramic plate with painted black bottom and black and white handpainted surface decoration of a pair of camels wearing saddles. Nannie Phillips butterfly mark painted in the clouds, upper right section of plate. Painted to commemorate James Duncan and Nannie Borden Phillips' 1930-1931 trip from Capetown to Cairo.
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, fish shaped body)
"Phillips/Mrs. J.D." (Handwritten in white)
- Associated Building
- Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
- Object type
- Food Service T&E
- Descriptive terms
- 7/8 (H), 7 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation