This is a scalloped porcelain pin or dresser dish decorated with an image of the U.S. Weather Bureau in Amarillo, Texas. It has a green lustre hand painted rim and gold trim. The gold trim is hand painted and includes the outline of a pansy flower along the rim. The backstamp is black and reads "Wheelock Made in Germany for the Fair Amarillo Texas Dresden." The dish is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. It is 6 5/8" x 4 3/8." These Wheelock souvenir pieces were produced in the late 1800s and early 1900s. The weather bureau building pictured was built in 1892. The dish is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. MBR.
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