Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44822

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

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
transfer printing
pearlware
glazing (coating)
Knickknack
Plate, Decorative
Plate, Decorative

Inscription

"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)

Additional Identification Number

MJ212

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.620