Commemorative plate, Philippé Pétain, Maréchal de France

 
Commemorative plate, Philippé Pétain, Maréchal de France
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  • Title :     Commemorative plate, Philippé Pétain, Maréchal de France
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer Théodore Haviland Maker
  • Accession:     TD1992.125.1
  • Country:     France Limoges
  • Date:     circa 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 10-1/2 diameter, Centimeters 26.7 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Vichy , Idols and Images , Politics , War/Military , Portraits , Commemoration , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1992.125.1.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall white gloss glazed porcelain plate with brown transfer-printed image depicting Philippe Petain in center; border decoration of oak leaves and acorns; double-sided axe on top and stars at bottom.