|Title||Calendar plate for 1910 issued by The Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Hoboken, N.J.|
|Collection||Hoboken Commerce Collection|
|Credit||Gift of the Kostelecky Family.|
Calendar plate for 1910 issued by The Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Hoboken, N.J. White ceramic plate, 9-1/8" diameter with central vignette in full color of a Dutch windmill surrounded by a horseshoe wreath with calendar pages in green. Imprinted in gilt at front bottom with company name; note Frank and Furniture share the drop cap 'F'. Maker's mark on bottom: National China Co., E. L. O. [East Liverpool, Ohio], Western Gem, with eagle within circular type.
An advertising novelty item presumably issued to the customers of this prominent furniture dealer at Second and Washington Streets as a holiday gift. It does not have a hanging hole on back.
From the former Kostelecky family residence and business at 218 Bloomfield St., Hoboken.
|Year Range from||1909|
|Year Range to||1910|
Frank Cordts Furniture
Cordts Furniture Co. (Frank Cordts)
|Caption||Calendar plate for 1910 issued by The Frank Cordts Furniture Co|
|Notes||National China Co., East Liverpool, Ohio, was in business 1899-1911.|
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