Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Plate

Object Number: 
2002.1.3596
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
3/4 x 10 1/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A white and delft-type blue ceramic advertising plate with scalloped edges. A border of Newark, New Jersey architectural landmarks including "City Hall", "Court House", "Public Libary", and an unnamed statue encircle a central image of a large urban seven story store marked "Schmidt", above the caption "New Jersey's Largest Furniture Store/ Newark, N.J."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group