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Title Calendar plate for 1910 issued by The Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Hoboken, N.J.
Object Name Plate
Catalog Number 2009.021.0015
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Gift of the Kostelecky Family.
Description 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.
Date 1909-1910
Year Range from 1909
Year Range to 1910
Search Terms Frank Cordts Furniture
Second St.
Washington St.
Cordts Furniture Co. (Frank Cordts)
Caption Calendar plate for 1910 issued by The Frank Cordts Furniture Co
Imagefile 072\20090210015.JPG
Notes National China Co., East Liverpool, Ohio, was in business 1899-1911.
Classification Business & Commerce
Retail
Advertising