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Commemorative Trivet

1934.3021 (RS210919)

Description

Round porcelain trivet with gilt rim and black scene of John Greenleaf Whittier's birthplace in Amesbury, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
"MADE IN GERMANY / FOR C.A. MASTERS / AMESBURY MASS" (printed)
"THE BIRTHPLACE OF JOHN G. WHITTIER AMESBURY MASS." (printed)
Location of origin
Germany
Material
decals
gilding
glazing (coating)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Accessories
Places
Amesbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
commemoratives
decals
gilding
glazing (coating)
historic landscapes
landscapes (representations)
porcelain
souvenirs
transfer printing
Trivet
trivets
People and organizations
C.A. Masters
John G. Whittier Birthplace
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.3021
Credit Line
Fowler House Estate
GUSN
37534

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