Pottery Child’s plate, Baker at work with ‘Progress of the Loaf’ print, c. 1830

$100.00 AUD

Child’s pottery plate printed in blue with with a scene of a baker at work,

titled “BAKER with yeast the baker forms the dough kneading it into loaves of bread. When baked their use well know to need much comment on that head”

Blue printed mark to the back ‘Progress of the Loaf’ on a scroll,

Circa 1830


Condition: signs of age, few chips, some crazing & staining

ref. Riley ‘Gifts for good children’ p 151  for print

This is from a series of 17 different patterns by Mary Elliot, referring to the Corn laws in England during the early 1800’s.




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