House Sign

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Object Name: 
House Sign
Accession Number: 
79.7.11
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.1 cm, Diam: 15 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1900
Primary Description: 
Opaque white non-lead (?) glass, black coated metal; enameled metal. Oval, slightly convex form; holes at either end; enameled white on the convex face, with black line borders, inscribed in black in the center "L. Blaschka" (the tail of the "L" partly scratched off); the reverse partly covered with a black (enamel ?) glossy coating.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Walter, Gerhard, Former Collection
1979-09-14