Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1920-1930

GUSN

GUSN-19415

Description

Green molded plate w/ 3 rabbits and raised inscription around rim "RABBITS THREE AND EARS AS FEW. YET EACH RABBIT HAS ITS TWO"; raised thistle decoration around well of plate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
rabbits
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Rabbit
PLATE

Inscription

Stamped: ""MADE IN GERMANY"" [below crown and shield--see worksheet for drawing] Impressed stamp: ""SARREGUEMINES/ 227/02/12""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Associated Events

Mr. & Mrs. Edward Rankin

Maker

Utzchneider (Maker)

Location of Origin

Sarreguemines, France; Germany

Dimensions

8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4411