EARLY CHILDS BLACK TRANSFERWARE PLATE
FLOWERS THAT NEVER FADE ~ MEEKNESS
Staffordshire England ~ c. 1830
This wonderful child's pearlware plate is 8 " wide and transfer printed in black.. The transfer shows two young maidens in a field with resting sheep. The poetic moral transfer reads:
FLOWERS THAT NEVER FADE MEEKNESS In a modest, humble mind, God himself will take delight. But the proud & haughty find They are hateful in his sight.
Condition is great, very clean and bright. Never Used.