This is a wonderful commemorative plate of Admiral Dewey, hero of the Spanish-American War. The plate is a product of West End Pottery Co., East Liverpool, Ohio, which operated from 1893-1938. The mark on the reverse was used from 1893-1910. The plate is 8 1/4 inches in diameter and has an embossed scrollwork pattern around the gentle subtle scalloped rim. The rim of the plate is painted a lovely light blue with a thin gold rim accent. The center of the plate is finished with a tinted transfer of the Admiral in his military uniform. There is overall crazing over the front and back. There are no chips or cracks. This is a wonderful historical collectible.
28 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
Eclectic, Unique and Whimsical Antique and Collectible Items for the discerning collector.
Proudly selling exclusively on Ruby Lane for 15 years.