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Child's plate

Child's plate
Title
Child's plate
Date 
1825-1875
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 19 cm )
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.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number 
INV.9968
Marks 
printed: below scene at center of plate: "ROBINSON'S CRUSOE'S FIRST CROP"
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group