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Sugar Bowl plate

Higher Level Record: 2019.0096.69
ID Number: 2019.0096.69.1
Title: Sugar Bowl plate
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: plates (general, dishes)
Collection Type: Ceramics
Artist/Maker: Vernon Kilns (maker), Los Angeles, California
Maison Blanche (distributor)
Date: Between 1935 and 1945
Process/Technique: pottery techniques
transfer printing
Materials: ceramic (material)
Diameter: 4 3/8 inches
Object Description Small white-bodied plate with decoration depicting the Sugar Bowl trophy at the center, inscribed "Sugar Bowl Classic, New Orleans New Years Day," surrounded by male athletes of various sports including football, basketball, boxing, sailing, running, and tennis. An additional inscription, "Sugar Bowl Classic, New Orleans" surrounds the rim with various sports equipment including a football, a basketball, a baseball bat, a tennis racket, boxing gloves, and cleats.
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: Gift of Jeffrey Faughnan and Bill Rosenbaum
Inscription(s): seller and maker dye transfer printed in blue dye on bottom of plate
"Sugar Bowl Classic. Maison Blanche Co. New Orleans, LA by Vernon Kilns U.S.A."
Collection Theme(s): Sports
Sugar Bowl
Condition: Good

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