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Child's plate

Object Number: 
INV.9971
Date: 
1804-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 7 7/8 in. ( 2.5 x 20 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse: "33"; "V[OUS] AU... [REDOU]T" printed: on reverse: "Livrez vous au plaisir/redoutez la license" marked: "... 12 PORCELAINE/DE CHOISY" in oval frame with "H & B" at center
Description: 
Earthenware plate with molded brim with two blue bands and serpentine rim; at center, a series of black transfer-printed images forming a rebus puzzle.
Gallery Label: 
Label affixed to bottom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group