Plate

Object Number: 
2002.1.3580
Date: 
1915
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
3/4 x 7 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A cream colored ceramic calendar plate for the year 1915 with a gold rim around a central scene of an young African American boy in a straw hat eating watermelon in front of the brown wood slats of a barn displaying the months. In gold near the bottom "Compliments of/ Leo M. Jacobs/ Lake Street's Greatest Store/ A Little More Quality/ For a Little Less Price./ St. Albans, VT."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group