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Platter

Object Number: 
2013.1
Date: 
ca. 1939
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 × 9 1/2 in. (35.6 × 24.1 cm)
Description: 
Off-white, porcelain, oval platter bearing the ship name Norness, in red. German mark.
Gallery Label: 
The platter was discovered by deep sea diver John Chatterton in the wreck of the USS Norness, a merchant ship torpedoed about 60 miles SE off Montauk, Long Island in January 1942.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John and Carla Chatterton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group