Manufacturer: Maddock Pottery Co.
User: Todes Hotels
Distributor: Albert Pick & Co., Chicago
Date of oval bowl: circa 1918-1924
Notes: Maurice Todes (born Jan. 1, 1885 in Missouri, died October 1973) built hotels across Kentucky, Missouri and Tennessee. They included:
* Cumberland Hotel, Middleboro, KY (opened Nov. 9, 1922);
* Helm Hotel, Bowling Green, KY;
* Homestead Apartment Hotel, Nashville, TN;
* Montgomery Hotel at Mt. Sterling, in Montgomery County, KY;
* Plaza Hotel, Louisville, KY;
* Usona, St. Louis, MO;
* Watterson Hotel, Louisville, KY; and
* Westgate Hotel, St. Louis, MO.
Lamberton China white body with a rust and blue border broken by urns of fruit. Topmarked with the Todes Hotels crest, consisting of two blue lions on either side of a castle.
Photos contributed by Susan Phillips