Child's plate

Object Number: 
INV.9968
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 19 cm )
Marks: 
printed: below scene at center of plate: "ROBINSON'S CRUSOE'S FIRST CROP"
Description: 
Octagonal (irregular) whiteware plate with molded brim with two narrow bands of violet enamel; at center, transfer-printed scene from Robinson Crusoe with spots of blue, green, yellow, and violet overglaze enamel.
Gallery Label: 
Label affixed to bottom of rim reads, "703/Eng" ("Eng" inscribed over "Amer"). This plate may be part of the Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group