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Children's Plate

1970.352 (RS255500)

Description

Earthenware children's plate. Wavy edge and molded border with birds and foliate design. Black transfer printed scene with six people in front of a bank, and inscription from Poor Richard's Way to Wealth. Over painted with pink, yellow, and peach. Black line around edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"POOR RICHARD'S WAY TO WEALTH. / FOR AGE AND WANT SAVE WHILE YOU MAY. / NO MORNING SUN LASTS A WHOLE DAY." (Black transfer print.)
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Plate
plates (dishes)
transfer printing
Dimensions
6 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.352
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
48385

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