Souvenir dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-18470

Description

Porcelain souvenir dish: "Courthouse 1824, Wiscasset Maine"; white porcelain w/ colored picture in center; round w/ gilded rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
courthouses
souvenirs
Porcelain
Painted
Tin Glazed
Souvenir
Courthouse
DISH

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""PAINTED AND IMPORTED FOR/ LABBIE'S PICTURE & GIFT SHOP/ WISCASSET. MAINE/ HAND PAINTED/ THE JONROTH/ STUDIOS/ GERMANY"" --[w/ painter's pallet.]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Labbie's Picture & Gift Shop

Maker

The Jonroth Studios (Maker)

Location of Origin

Germany

Dimensions

4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.495

Places

Maine (United States)