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Luncheon Plate

1943.232 (RS211795)

Description

Earthenware plate with scalloped rim and brown transfer-printed pattern "Millenium." Fruit, flower and bundles of wheat surround central image of angel with animals [peaceable kingdom] and the words "PEACE ON EARTH." Above the scene is the tearing eye of God and Bible opened to Isaiah, Chapter XIVI. A praying figure and the words "Give us this day our daily Bread" is below the scene.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1845
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: ""MILLENIUM L""
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Dimensions
9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.232
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42817

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