Overall: 1 x 4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 10.2 x 8.3 cm )
transfer printed: in red on one side: banner with "Penobscot" inscribed
Heavy molded porcelain soap dish with red and black band around brim and a banner with "Penobscot" inscribed and transfer printed red on one side.
According to the donor, the soap dish is from the steamer the 'Penobscot' 1882/Boston & Bangor Line.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.