A transfer printed pearlware plate with a pink painted rim. The central black and white design depicts a scene of young men chopping down a tree. The alphabet and virtuvian scroll motif are molded on the outer rim.
"POOR RICHARD'S MAXIM'S/ Handle your tools without mittens remember the cat in gloves catches no mice./ Constant dropping wears away stones: & little strokes fell great Oaks."
(Black text printed around center scene)
- Object type
- Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
- Descriptive terms
- 7 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell