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Child's plate

Child's plate
Title
Child's plate
Date 
ca. 1928-1955
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 21.6 cm )
Description 
Molded earthenware plate with outer border of flowers and inner border of letters of the alphabet, both in low relief and painted in blue underglaze; the central view is a hand painted steam engine with driver and man tending coal; there is an inscription beneath.
Credit Line 
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson (Mrs. R. Thornton Wilson)
Object Number 
1955.226
Marks 
impressed: on back: medallion with illegible inscription [VOUET THOOF & LABOOCH] impressed: on back: the letters "W" and "D" hand painted: in blue on back: symbol/"F /Delfs/119/VH.V." hand painted: in blue on front below image : "AMSTERDAM NAAR/ ROTTERDAM"
Gallery Label 
This plate is part of the Hotel Dauphin Collection of railroad china and dining car plates.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group