Doris Frohnsdorff Antiques and Rare Books
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #986097
Doris Frohnsdorff
MARYLAND's 56th GOVERNOR MARVIN MANDEL's CHRISTMAS CARD. No date. The card's folded measurement is 6" by 9 1/4". The card features Maryland's State Seal and the State House Dome, in color, within a gilt-ruled border. Mandel, a Democrat, served as Maryland's Governor from 1969 to 1979. Please see enlargements for details. In very good condition. No envelope.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1950 item #273051
Doris Frohnsdorff
An official House Of Representatives plate. Shenango Pottery Co., New Castle, PA., circa 1930s or 1940s. See enlargements 7 and 8 for marks. Ref.: "Lehner's Encyclopedia of U.S. Marks on Pottery, Porcelain & Clay", pps 419-427. The mark on this plate corresponds to Lehner's Mark #9 of a total of 266 pictured Shanango marks where it is listed as "early" and which I believe dates to the 1930s or 1940s. The plate features a border design of the Capitol Building within a circular seal motif...