Premium

1974.1301

Category
Creation Date
1875 – 1900
Materials
Dimensions

26.670 cm. Diameter

Description
10.5 inch premium plate. "Compliments of Geo. R. Wheeler & Co. Terrace, Minn." Plate has 6 water lilies in white and pink along with lily pads on green water. The central design is surrounded with a gold floral border. The mark on the back reads Dresden China. This plate is from the days when merchants would give their customers a gift, usually a dish, at Christmas time in appreciation for their business.

Related People and Organizations
Fingerson, Carrie

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