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Souvenir plate

Description

Souvenir plate with white porcelain body with colorless glaze. Circular form with molded scroll shaped handles. Wide rim with molded ribbing. Handles and ribs are highlighted with over glaze gilt decoration. Small black transfer-printed oval reserve in well depicts "Gov. Langdon Mansion, Portsmouth, N.H."

Details

Maker
Portsmouth Crockery Co. (Retailer)
Date
1915-1925
Inscriptions
"GOV. LANGDON MANSION, PORTSMOUTH N.H." (Black text)
"Made in Germany / The Portsmouth Crockery Co. / Portsmouth N.H." (Black text)
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Subject Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia
Descriptive terms
Commemorative
Plate, Commemorative
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Dimensions
9 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.169
GUSN
298099

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