Saucer: Franklin's Proverbs...Silks & Satins
Overall: 1/2 x 5 in. ( 1.3 x 12.7 cm )
Molded octagonal plate with border decoration of flowers in low relief; there is a black transfer printed central image of a woman with feathers in her hair seated and looking in the mirror as her children tip over a chamber pot in front of a cold fireplace; a moralizing inscription encircles the image; some of the flowers on the brim are painted with green and pink luster, and the rim is encircled by pink luster.
printed: in black around central view: "SILLS AND SATINS AND VELVETS PUT OUT THE KITCHEN FIRE...../FRANKLIN'S PROVERB"
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