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Object ID 2000.009
Object Name Plate, Commemorative
Collection Commemoratives/Souvenirs
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Dorothy M. Stedfast
Date 1976
Made Mayer China, 1976
Makers mark Marked on back: "Mayer China / Interspace"
Description Special limited edition porcelain souvenir plate made for the Hotel Dupont to commemorate the Bicentennial in 1976. The plate is #56 in a limited edition of 850 plates. It has a gilded and green rim with a gilded Hotel Dupont logo at the top of the rim. The center of the plate is white with a central gilded image of a riding Caesar Rodney and Liberty Bell surrounded by text: "Caesar Rodney rides for Independence / Delaware July 1-2, 1776."
Dimensions H-0.875 Dia-9 inches
Dimension Details
Subjects Hotels
Commemoration
Search Terms Bicentennial
Caesar Rodney
Plates
Hotel Dupont
Wilmington
Twentieth Century
New Castle County
Material Porcelain
Place of Origin Beaver Falls, PA
Event Bicentennial Celebrations