ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840

VERY EARLY CHILDS TRANSFERWARE ALPHABET PLATE

A CLERGYMAN

Staffordshire England ~ c. 1840

This fabulous child's antique alphabet plate measuring 6 " in diameter and is transfer printed in a dark black transfer. The plate has the entire alphabet along the rim and a sawtooth edge.

This plate is quite scarce and seldom seen except out of a collectors reserves. The reference is to a Justice of the peace and the transfer shows three young ladies with the riddle caption:

RIDDLE

Pray tell us ladies if you can

Who is that highly favored man

Who though he has married many a wife

May be a bachelor all his life

A CLERGYMAN

Condition is EXCELLENT. Clean and bright, light inner rim wear. Light weight and beautifully potted.

Item ID: AA1165


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ABC Rare Pearlware Plate ~ CLERGYMAN 1840

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