Match Stand, Bauscher China

The following item was for sale on ebay in August, 2007. It was described as: Made in 1922 by Bauscher China of Weiden Germany, we have in mint condition, a china matchstand from the George Washington Hotel in Washington Pennsylvania. This piece is sidemarked with the name and shield of the Hotel. The George Washington was part of the William Foor Hotels Company of PA. This dish stands 3 1/2 inches and has a base diameter of 5 3/8. The side marking and rim decorations are very vibrant and it has a wonderful Bauscher backstamp. An extremely nice piece, this will make an excellent addition to your china and silver plate collection.

After nine bids, the item sold on August 12th, 2007 for $49.88.

The photos of the match stand were used with permission of the seller.