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1958.620 (RS206936)

Description

A blue transfer printed pearlware plate. The central scene depicts a grandmother consoling a young child which is surrounded by a molded palmette border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Who took me in a Coach to ride/ Because I griev'd when Puggy died./ And bought me Sugar plums be side?/ MY GRANDMOTHER" (printed)
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
6 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.620
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
44822

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