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Object ID # 1988.025.013
Object Name Plate, Cake
Title Bavarian China Plate
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Made P T
Place of Origin Bavaria
Description One plate, for dessert. It is very decorative. It's background colour goes from light to dark green and is painted with pink and yellow flowers. The back of the plate is marked with a green-coloured transfer-printed mark of a crown, a shield with vertical stripes an a diagonal banner with three stars."BAVARIA." is below, and the letters "P." and "T." flank the shield.
Makers mark Green-coloured transfer-printed mark of a crown, a shield with vertical stripes an a diagonal banner with three stars."BAVARIA." is below (in a curved line), and the letters "P." and "T." flank the shield.
Provenance Likely belonged to William and Esther Wiley who lived on a farm in the Harkaway district of Grey County.

They had two daughters who attended Harkaway School in the 1910s - Velma and Margaret Wiley.

Last belonged to Velma Wiley, who later moved to Markdale, Grey County. She died there on January 11, 1989.
Collection Food Service Tools & Equipment
Material Ceramic/Paint/Glaze/Transfer print
Found Markdale, Municipality of Grey Highlands, Grey County
People Wiley, Velma W.