White plate with gold trim from Mae's Millinery Shop

Created by
Classic Bavaria, 1980s
Owned by
Reeves, Mae, American, 1912 - 2016
Subject of
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994
Medium
ceramic and metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7/8 x 6 x 6 in. (2.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm)
Type
plates (dishes)
Place collected
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date
1941-1994
Description
White plate with gold rim and a gold scrollwork "M" at the top of the plate. At the center bottom of the plate is green printed text that reads: "Classio / BAVARIA".
Topic
African American
Business
Cooking and dining
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number
2016.48.110.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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