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2006.44.1163.5 (RS110271)

Description

Ceramic plate with painted black bottom and black and white handpainted surface decoration of a rhinoceros. Nannie Phillips butterfly mark painted by the front right foot. Painted to commemorate James Duncan and Nannie Borden Phillips' 1930-1931 trip from Capetown to Cairo.\n

Details

Maker
Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963 (Painter)
Pottery Workshop of Boston (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"Mrs. J.D./Phillips" (Handwritten in pencil on a cloth label)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Plate
plates (dishes)
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 7 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1163.5
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
194269

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