Plate

Object Number: 
2002.1.3615
Date: 
1910-1930
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
3/4 x 8 1/2 in. diameter
Description: 
A white ceramic plate with a monochrome gray border of strange mythical winged lion-like beasts separating six advertisements for businesses encircling a scene of a European riverside city marked "Offert Par Les Maisons Recommandes/ Ville De Blois". Clockwise from the top left "Porceliane Faience et Verrerie/ Eduard Copin/ Services De Table/ 26 rue Denis Papin"; "Alhermine/ Magsin De Deuil/ E. Corbin/ Confections et Robes/ 19 rue Denis Papin"; "Specialite De Blanc/ Blois/ Thre. Richard/ Toiles, Chemsier, Couv.retures"; "Horlogerie Bijouterie/ 55 Rue De Commerce/ Joulin Pendules/ Bijoux Pour Mariages"; Chapellerie/ Paul Copin/ Equipement Habillement Materiels/ 6 Rue Denis Papin"; "Epicurie Du Centre/ Au Chat Noir/ Benoist Fils/ Specialite De Cafes".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group