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Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This is a white teacup with gold trim. There is a gold band around the rim and handle. There is an embossed decorative design below the rim. It was probably gilded at one point.

Image of Plate, Dessert

Plate, Dessert -

This is a small plate with a floral design around the edge and in the center. The main flowers are pink but there are smaller yellow ones as well. The majority of the trim is blue.

Image of Platter

Platter -

This is a white stoneware platter. It is octagonal in design and is plain with no decorations.

Image of Plate, Decorative

Plate, Decorative -

This is a small plate with a Chinese landscape in the center. The plate is white and the transfer scene is brown. In the center of the plate is a grou pf men. One man on the right is holding a bird in his hand. In the center is another man or boy with a dog. In the upper background is a man in a boat with mountains in the farther background. There is a floral pattern in brown around the edges of the plate

Image of Plate, Commemorative

Plate, Commemorative -

This is a plate with a blue transfer pattern. The image in the center is the Kansas Shawnee Mission. The plate commemorates the centennial of the mission. The building is a two story brick with two trees in the forefront. On the back the text reads "KANSAS SHAWNEE MISSION CENTENNIAL PLATE/DEDICATED IN HONOR OF THE VISIT TO CONFERENCE OF OUR/ PRESIDENT GENERAL, MRS. WILL IAM A. BECKER/ WICHITA, MARCH 19, 1937."

Image of Plate, Dessert

Plate, Dessert -

This is a small plate with a raised edge. The edge is divided into sections and in the center of alternating sections is an embossed blue flower.

Image of Plate, Salad

Plate, Salad -

This is a small white plate with pink trumpet flowers on it. There are pink flowers with green stems and leaves placed all over the plate.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This round white china saucer has gold paint around the outer rim and on the inner cup indention. There are no markings on the back.

Image of Bowl, Covered

Bowl, Covered -

This is a bowl (Part A) with lid (Part B). The pieces are white with gold decorative design. The bowl has two small curved handles and there is scalloped knob on the lid.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This white saucer has a simple gold band around the rim and around the indentation in the center.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This round white china saucer has gold paint around the outer rim and on the inner cup indention. There are no markings on the back.

Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This is a white china teacup, painted with picture of Franklin County Courthouse. The handle is gold, with gold accents around the bottom and the upper lip. There is a pink rim around the top of the cup. On the side the of the cup is an image of the Frankfort Court House with people standing in front of it. It says, "Frankfort Court House, Frankfort, KY" in black underneath. On the bottom is a small dot of residue.

Image of Plate, Food

Plate, Food -

This pewter dish has an approximately 1 1/2" wide rim with a single beaded edge. The depressed dish section is approximately eleven inches in diameter. There are three well-worn and mostly illegible English hallmarks stamped on the reverse.

Image of Plate, Luncheon

Plate, Luncheon -

This is a luncheon plate made by Cauldon. It has reddish pink flowers in the center and around the rim. There is blue shading around the gold leaves and gold basket. The edge is scalloped and is trimmed in gold.

Image of Plate, Salad

Plate, Salad -

This is a white china salad plate with a gold border at the rim. The border is formed by a single broad gold line. There is a remnant of a second very thin gold border at the dip of the plate. The bottom of the plate has a raised circle.

Image of Plate, Tea

Plate, Tea -

This small plate has a white background with a pink flower with green leaves in the center. There are two stylized shell designs on opposite sides of the plate at the edge. Both have a blue background with a gold design although one seems to have a blue coat overtop the gold design. There are blue stylized swirls with gold trim encircling floral patterns along the edge of the plate. The edge of the plate is gilded.

Image of Plate, Luncheon

Plate, Luncheon -

This is a white china dinner plate. Edge of the center indentation is scalloped. The outer edge has a gold border at the rim. The border is formed by a single broad gold line. The bottom of the plate has a raised circle. There are no markings on the back.

Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This is a blue, gold and white teacup (b) and saucer (a). They are both blue and white with gold trim. The edges have a floral pattern that alternates with a stylized shell motif. Both the cup and saucer have a gold circle in the center. The teacup has a wide gold band on the interior lip.

Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This is a blue, gold and white teacup (b) and saucer (a). They are both blue and white with gold trim. The edges have a floral pattern that alternates with a stylized shell motif. Both the cup and saucer have a gold circle in the center. The teacup has a wide gold band on the interior lip.

Image of Plate, Tea

Plate, Tea -

This is a blue, gold and white tea plate. It has a gold trim and a white center with a rose floral design. There is a stylized shell design on the rim that alternates with a smaller floral design. The plate has gilded scalloped edges.