Staffordshire Flowers Never Fade Plate ~ Meekness 1830
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
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.