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Souvenir plate

1993.439 (RS211674)

Description

Earthenware plate with blue transfer-printed images of landmarks of the North Shore of Massachusetts. Floral border.

Details

Maker
Vernon Kilns (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1958
Inscriptions
"Harbor Marblehead Mass. / Abbot Hall Sprit of '76 / Old Salem Clippers / Old Balch House built in 1638 Beverly Mass / Old Witch House Salem Mass. / Colonial Doorway / House of Seven Gables / The Gloucester Fisherman" (printed)
"Daniel Low & Co / Treasure House of Gifts" (Jeweler, souvenir vendor)
"[clipper ship] / Salem, Mass. / By / VERNON KILNS / U.S.A." (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Places
Vernon (Los Angeles county, California)
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Knickknack
Plate, Decorative
souvenirs
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.439
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime
GUSN
306383

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