Hershey Commemorative Plate; Heiges Betty United States of America; 1953; C40...
Hershey Commemorative PlateAbout this object
Commemorative plate from 1953 to mark 50 years of the town Hershey.Maker
Syracuse ChinaSubject and Association Description
Plate depicts Milton Hershey. Commemorates 50 years of the town Hershey which was renamed from Derry in 1903.Credit Line
Museum PurchaseObject Type
I have the same plate as depicted above, the 50th anniversary plate. Included with the plate is a form letter idnetifying the plate as being presented to the employees of the Hershey family as a momento of the occasion. Also included is a wall hanger for displaying the plate. This item is in the original box with a small Hershey 50th anniversary seal on the lower left front of the box.
I don't think there's a huge market in these. They were produced in large numbers. I found some of the Hershey Commemorative plates on eBay, but not from the 50s. The ones on eBay are advertised for $5-$15, although most don't receive any bids.
i have a simular plate. My plate is of the Clara Barton school house Bordentown N.J. its drawn by the same artist as your plate. It"s a limited edition from 1956.It also is fired by L.Elkinton Larzelere. Are they worth anything?? How can I find out. Any information would be greatly appriciated . thank you
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