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Saucer

Object Number: 
2002.12c
Date: 
ca. 2001
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
diameter: 6 in. ( 15.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on underside of saucer in green: "HOMER LAUGHLIN CHINA/LEAD FREE/U.S.A. PPD" printed: on underside in black: "Made expressly for/FISHS EDDY"
Description: 
Whiteware bone color saucer in Fishs Eddy "212" pattern; rim decorated in black with New York City landmarks; buildings include the Woolworth Building, Twin Towers, Flatiron Building, Empire State Building,Grand Central Station, Citicorp, the Chrysler Building, and the Brooklyn Bridge.
Gallery Label: 
This quintessential New York china pattern was produced for Fishs Eddy, a store specializing in American-made, commerical quality ceramics and glassware. The "212" pattern, advertised as offering "prime New York real estate at affordable prices," was inspired by the New York City skyline.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fishs Eddy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group