The Temperance Movement on Transferware
|"D Was a Drunkard/And had a red face" is printed on a plate intended for a child. It's never too early to teach temperance.|
Mozart, The Magic Flute, The Masons And America
|Ralph & James Clews States pattern. What does this platter have to do with Mozart's "Magic Flute?"|
Crimean War Again
|Polychrome pot lid, "Alma," by John Thomas & Joseph Mayer (1842-1855). Why is the Crimean War still relevant?|
Cumulative Rhymes On Children's Pottery
|"The History of the House That Jack Built" child's mug. What do nursery rhymes have to do with brain development?|
The Dog In The Manger And Aesop's Fables
|Spode (1770-1833) "Aesop's Fables, The Dog in the Manger" 19 inch platter.|
"Quadrupeds" and Aesop's Fables
|John Hall (& Sons) 1814-1832 "Quadrupeds" 9.75 inch soup plate with a musk deer at the center. What do the patterns in the border have to do with Aesop's Fables?|
Read Dishy News First Anniversary and Dishy News Second Anniversary to see some of my favorite posts. Let me know which posts you like best. I have published 219 posts!
|Some of my favorite patterns.|
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