Manufacturer: Warwick China
Date of plate: circa 1930 – circa 1960
Notes: This stock pattern was used in the mid-1950s at the Colton Court hotel located on Beach Avenue in Cape May, New Jersey. Situated on the west-end beachfront, the original Colton Court consisted of two pre-1900 Victorian summer homes, joined together by a first-floor dining room and bedrooms above. Click here for a vintage postcard view of the Colton Court, owned by Mr. & Mrs. Rex J. Thomas from 1945 to circa 1970. The original hotel was razed in 1971 and replaced by the Colton Court Motor Inn, which remains in operation as of 2008.
US Patent D82174 was issued on September 30, 1930 to inventor August L. Pestinger, assignor to Warwick China.
White body, decaled border in rust and black. The cresents are filled in with light rust-colored speckles.