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Child's Alphabet Plate

1949.627 (RS119743)

Description

Child's plate; alphabet around the rim with a star decoration between the beginning and the end; picture of two boys, one older and one younger standing in front of a house with a diamond pane window; inscription underneath.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ" (around rim)
"GOING TO SCHOOL/ We are the Boys, for School all the day./ And then at night we begin to play." (around image in the center of the plate)
Associated Building
Used At Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
ceramic (material)
ceramic glaze
glaze
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Ceramic
ceramic (material)
ceramic glaze
children (people by age group)
early childhood education
education
glaze
Plate
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Accession Number
1949.627
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
249942

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