PEARLWARE BLACK TRANSFERWARE ABC PLATE
FLOWERS THAT NEVER FADE
Staffordshire England c. 1840
The wonderful child's pearlware alphabet plate is 6 1/8 " in diameter. The entire alphabet, A through Z is press moulded along the rim. The image is of a naive scene of a young woman and child giving pence to a poor beggar. FLOWERS THAT NEVER FADE ~~ PIETY While God regards the wise & fair. The noble & the brave. He listens to the beggar's prayer & the poor Negro slave.
Condition is EXCELLENT with no chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.