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1943.299 (RS206934)

Description

Pearlware transfer-print plate. Straight edge a black line border. Black transfer-print pastoral scene.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"POOR RICHARD'S MAXIM'S/ Handle your tools without mittens remember the cat in gloves catches no mice./ Constant dropping wears away stone & little strokes fell great Oaks." (Black transfer print.)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Knickknack
pearlware
Plate, Decorative
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Dimensions
8 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.299
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
42848

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