Paperweight Advertising Souvenir

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-10601

Description

Small advertising souvenir made of plaster covered with maroon glaze. Ad for Murdock Parlor Grate Company of Boston. Scene of women and dog sitting on either side of the fireplace. Outside of fireplace is decorated wtih tiles. Smoke or foliage motif surround both sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

souvenirs
Paperweight

Inscription

"MAY GODE SETIDE/ OUR AIN FIRESIDE" (impressed)
"MURDOCK/ PARLOR CRATE CO.--BOSTON" (impressed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

3 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elsie Allen

Accession Number

1995.430