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Gravy boat

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creationcirca 1942
GenreDaily Life & Household
Object ID2015.006.001
CreatorHeinrich & Co.
Place of CreationSelb, Bavaria, Germany
DescriptionWhite porcelain gravy boat or sauce dish with attached base. Blue painted rim around base and edge of bowl. Luftwaffe eagle mark on underside in black and maker's mark in green, appears stamped in underglaze or in-glaze. 
Measurements11.3 x 25 x 13.5 cm
InscriptionsBottom: Luftwaffe eagle with swastika symbol / Fl. U.V. / 1942
Crown symbol / H & Co. / SELB / BAVARIA / GERMANY / Heinrich
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2015 by an anonymous donor
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of an anonymous donor



Heinrich & Co. (creator)