Midcentury Howard Johnsons Small Plate by Mayer China
Offered is a rare midcentury Howard Johnson's small plate manufactured by Mayer China Co., measures approximately 7" in diameter. It features a red burgundy border depicting a pastoral scenes of New England with Howard Johnson's Ice Cream Shoppes. The reverse is marked Mayer China, Beaver Falls, PA., made expressly for Howard Johnson Restaurants, Furnished By Maddock & Miller, Inc., U.S.A. 262.
The restaurantware dish is circa 1950s and is in good vintage condition with evidence of use with surface scratching and minor graphic loss. No chips or cracks. A remarkable survivor from America's largest restaurant chain in the midcentury.