Child's plate

Object Number: 
INV.9986
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on front: "FRANKLINS MAXIMS/If you would know the value/of money try to borrow some/when the well is dry/they know the worth of water" impressed: mark on reverse: "STONEWARE/B & T"
Description: 
Molded earthenware child's plate decorated with brown transfer-printed image of three men and a dog surrounded by printed inscription.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group