Commemorative plate from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904

 
Commemorative plate from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904
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  • Title :     Commemorative plate from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904
  • Artist:     Weller Pottery Maker
  • Accession:     85.7.125.2
  • Country:     United States Zanesville Ohio
  • Date:     circa 1904
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5 diameter, Centimeters 12.7 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Commemoration , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.7.125.2.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Circular, pale green slip-glazed, buff earthenware souvenir dish with raised and incised image of the United States, emphasizing the area of the Louisiana Purchase; commemorating the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition.