Staffordshire pottery children’s plate, “OBEDIENCE to PARENTS” c.1830

$120.00 AUD

Staffordshire pottery children’s plate, printed with verse,

Children that would fear the Lord
Hear what their teachers say
With reverence meet their parents word
And with delight obey

Have you not heard what awful plagues
Are threaten’d by the Lord
To him that breaks his fathers law Or mocks his mothers word’,

within a raised moulded flower head border

Impressed mark ‘1/31’ ,

circa 1830

13.5cm W

Condition: large chip to back rim, doesn’t affect display, minor wear to glaze on moulding.

ref. Riley ‘Gifts for good children’ p 19 for print




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