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Object ID # 2014.029.004
Object Name Plate, Commemorative
Other Name Souvenir, Grey County
Title Westside United Church Souvenir Plate
Year Range from 1985
Year Range to 2014
Artist Canadian Art China Company
Made Canadian Art China Company
Place of Origin Collingwood, Simcoe County
Description Slightly scalloped, glazed white ceramic commemorative plate from Westside United Church. The border is subtly moulded and decorated with gold vine. In the center, there is a brown transfer print of the exterior of the church and the caption "Westside United Church / Owen Sound, Ontario". The edge has a 22-karat gold trim.
Makers mark The underside has a transfer printed maple leaf and banner shaped mark with "DECORATED IN CANADA / U.S.A. / ORIG. / 22 K GOLD / CAN. ART CHINA / COLLINGWOOD, ONT."
Provenance Manufactured by the Canadian Art China Company of Collingwood, Simcoe County. Dates to the 20th-century.

Custom-ordered by the Westside United Church of Owen Sound, Grey County. It was later known as Central Westside United Church.

Found in September of 2014 at Value Village, a used goods store in Owen Sound, Grey County.
Collection Food Service Tools & Equipment
Material Ceramic/China/Glaze/Transfer Print/Gold
Dimensions D-2.5 Dia-24 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
Subjects Churches
Search Terms Central Westside United Church