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1970.377 (RS206937)

Description

Pearlware transfer-print plate. Scalloped edge with molded floral border. Black transfer-print scene illustrating two men working with water barrels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"DR. FRANKLIN'S MAXIM'S/ Not to oversee workmen is to leave them your purse open./ If you would have a Faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself" (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
7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.377
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
48400

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