Child's plate

Child's plate
Title
Child's plate
Date 
1825-1875
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. ( 2.2 x 17.5 cm )
Description 
Pearlware plate with molded brim with letters of the alphabet in relief; at center, aqua-blue transfer-printed image of two clowns and a dog with overglaze green, red, and blue enamel. Print represents Punch the clown and his dog Toby, derived from a mid-19th-century engraving.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number 
INV.9972
Marks 
Nadelman collection sticker: "705 / Eng"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group