Manufactured in 1997, Soaking Up Local Color is based on the I Love Lucy episode, "Lucy's Italian Movie" that first aired on April 16, 1956. This Hamilton Collector plate includes a small brochure on the plate as well as the original Certificate of Authenticity.
The Loving Lucy Plate Collection features classic I Love Lucy episodes and is created by cinematic artist Morgan Weistling. Each is bordered and hand-numbered in 24K gold, accompanied by a same-numbered Certificate of Authenticity and issued in an edition limited to a total of 28 firing days.
24K gold border; 6 inches in diameter
Officially authorized by CBS, Inc. and Desilu, too LLC; Unique heart-shaped porcelain plate
The plate is in like new condition. The original Styrofoam container is dirty and has yellowed with time.