Staffordshire Flowers Never Fade Plate ~ Meekness 1830

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EARLY CHILDS BLACK TRANSFERWARE PLATE

FLOWERS THAT NEVER FADE ~  MEEKNESS

Staffordshire England  ~  c. 1830

This wonderful child's pearlware plate is 6 1/4 " 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.  Small areas of paint skips to the outer rim.

Staffordshire Flowers Never Fade Plate ~ Meekness 1830