History and Souvenir all in one plate! Great gift for someone that loves history, is proud of University of Pennsylvania, is interested in Benjamin Franklin or loves Philadelphia!
Black images and wording on a Off White plate. There are 7 scenes about important places in History that has taken place in Philadelphia, PA.
The center wording and scene is "Independence Hall. The Cradle of American Liberty".
The other 6 images surrounding the edge are....
Statue of Benjamin Franklin
Old Swede's Gloria Dei Philadelphia
Dormitory, University of Pennsylvania
Robert Morris Home, PA
City Hall from Parkway, PA
Friends Meeting House, PA
The back wording is "Cradle of Liberty. This plate made exclusively for Strawbridge and Clothier. Philadelphia. Seal of Confidence. Ardmore Jenkintown, Vernon Kilns. USA."
This item is in very good pre-owned condition with one chip (see below), no cracks.
THERE is one chip, underneath the plate on the rim, bearly see from the front, because of the braided edging, I just noticed after handling the plate several times.
Wood crate and solid black plate are photo props only and not for sale.
Orders usually shipped out within 1-2 weeks, if you need sooner, please let me know.
*VINTAGE NOTE: Please remember that this item has already had a previous life. Therefore, there might be the occasional imperfection. Although I take great care to describe any flaws and provide all the correct information about the age and details about the vintage items, I'm not a expert antique dealer.